Food Science Expert Witness 532382

Expertise Description

My expertise is in food science with over 30 years in the field. I specialize in developing innovative packaging technologies, including controlled release packaging and intelligent packaging to improve food safety and quality, nanocomposite packaging, the shelf life of packaged food, USDA compliance, food processing, biochemical kinetics, and materials science. I have prior experience with providing consultations and deposition as a food science expert witness.

Food Safety Expert 524519 WI

Expertise Description

With more than 35 years' experience in the field of food safety, I have an expertise in microbiology; cheese manufacture and milk ultrafiltration that impacts the microbiological safety of dairy products; and optimizing starter culture fermentations; accelerated cheese ripening; and ultrafiltration technology. I have additional knowledge in butter microbiology, methods for detection of enteric bacteria (salmonella) and Listeria monocytogenes, the heat resistance of pathogens, the role of airborne microbes to food, and food factory environmental contamination. I have over provided consultations and deposition for over two decades as a food safety expert witness.

Food Science Expert 527068 NJ

Expertise Description

I have over 55 years experience in Food Science with expertise in manufacturing, industrial and chemical engineering; industrial and restaurant fryers; deep fat frying; high-temperature steam for frozen food manufacturing; and industrial frying oils. I have additional knowledge in process/product development, regulatory clearances, field installation, marketing, patents, materials science, personal care, consumer products, packaging, lipid technology, stability, quality assurance, and laboratory management fields . I have provided numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 20 years as a food science expert witness.

Food Safety & Processing Expert 517558 IA

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years of experience in food safety, processing, and technology. I am well known for my food process engineering experience and have developed and delivered educational training programs for food entrepreneurs, established food companies, and regulatory agencies. I have worked with the USDA, the Environmental Protection Agency, state departments of health, FDA, National Alliance for Food Safety and Security, along with several other national and international committees regarding standard processing, manufacturing, and safety for baked goods, meat, cheese, poultry and egg products. My processing plant audits and technical assistance have highlighted opportunities for the food industry to save over $50 million in energy and water costs to international food companies. I have worked closely with many food companies over the past eighteen years developing new technologies and improving current food processes. I have over 15 years of expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Aquaculture Expert 523483 MA

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in Aquaculture with expertise in marine conservation, sustainable food systems, farmed fish, water re-use, and low carbon shipping technologies. I am offering my services as a aquaculture expert witness.

Food Scientist Expert 403865 CA(S)

Expertise Description

My career as a Food Scientist has spanned over twenty years. I have experience with new product development, from concept stage through prototype development and commercialization. My areas of expertise include R&D, Technical Service, Product Improvement/Optimization and Nutrition labeling. I also have experience with most foods and nutritional & dietary supplements. I have worked as a food scientist expert witness in Southern California for more than 10 years by providing consultations, as well as deposition and courtroom testimony.

Food Science Expert 519450 MA

Expertise Description

My career has spanned more than 25 years in Massachusetts as a Food Safety and Food Science expert. I have worked with a wide range of food and safety-related issues, including biofilm formation and removal; bioactive food components, rapid detection methodology and food fermentations. I have additional knowledge in rapid bacteria detection methods, media formulation, and dairy starter cultures, among other biological disciplines pertaining to the food and beverage industries.

Food Safety Expert 519562 DE

Expertise Description

My background of over 25 years in the field of Food Safety has been focused on the regulatory, foodservice, and manufacturing sectors. As a food safety expert witness, I also have experience in nutrition and well being, regulatory compliance, business strategy, and consumer surveys. I am well-versed in HACCP, food quality, nutrition, FDA, food processing, food service, sanitation, restaurants, grocery, dietitian, and food technology. I have provided courtroom testimony, deposition, and consultations as a food safety expert witness.

Hospitality Food Safety Expert 518592 MA

Expertise Description

My 35 years of experience in the hospitality industry includes working as a Hotel Administrator and Food and Beverage Sanitation Instructor. I founded a consultant firm that has provided design, diversity, food safety, management consulting, marketing, quality assurance, and training, as well as development support to the service industries with a concentration on the hospitality industry. My experience includes the analysis of recipes and suggestions for recipe changes to make foods healthier; developing business plans with financial projections for new or relocated restaurants; mystery shopping for regional chains and independent restaurants, as well as extensive experience providing customer service, food safety, responsible beverage and anti-discrimination training in the United States, Canada, Europe, Middle East, and Asia. I have prior expert witness experience.

Microbiological Pathogen Expert 508401 VT

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the Food Safety industry. My experience is across all food groups, with significant emphasis with microbiological pathogen control in dry powder factories. I am expert at implementing hygienic zoning, sanitation programs, environmental sampling programs, and microbiological troubleshooting. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Food Safety Expert 500361 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the Food Science industry with expertise in explaining complex scientific matters in simple terms that people having no scientific background can understand. For example, in a bench trial involving theft of trade secrets for a biological process, I was able to explain both the biochemistry and engineering aspects of the process to the satisfaction of a judge who had no background in these areas. In a similar fashion, I use “cartoon chemistry” and simple analogies in expert opinions that support natural claims for common food ingredients. In a consulting capacity, using my broad scientific background, I helped a client build safety into a new product and generate data that resulted in FDA approval that exempted the food from the severe processing that would otherwise be required. I have over 15 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Agricultural Business Expert 324203 AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in agribusiness. My experience includes conducting econometric analyses of strategic behavior of food retailers, food manufacturers, and food wholesalers. I am actively involved in a number of research projects concerning consumer behavior with respect to food safety, food labeling, advertising, economic efficiency, and promotion and food service environments (fast food). I conduct research for the USDA on insect pests, invasive species (insects not native to the United States), commodity price inflation, and the causes of adult and childhood obesity. I have won awards for research in agricultural labor markets, derivative pricing and innovation in food product markets. I have experience with all manner of institutions and markets associated with the U.S. fresh produce industry.

Glass Packaging Expert 460318 GA

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years in the Packaging and Beverage Industries with expertise in developing plastic closures for soft drink bottles and managing corporate package testing labs. I have additional experience in quality glass bottles, consumer behavior, primary and secondary packaging, production equipment and breakage, and distribution channels on 6-continents. I have additional experience with support in product liability, extortion, counterfeiting, and regulatory cases. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations and deposition.