OUR TEAM

Florida Certified Organic Growers and Consumers, Inc. (FOG) supports and promotes organic, regenerative, and sustainable agriculture.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

  • Megan Broccoli – President and Chair of the Board
  • Logan Petrey – Vice President
  • Jesse Haskins – Treasurer
  • Teresa Pemberton- Secretary

FOG STAFF

QCS STAFF USA

  • Ramkrishnan Balasubramanian – Chief Executive Officer
  • Brian Rakita – Chief Operating Officer – North America
  • Beth Rota – Organic Program Director
  • Leslie Touzeau – Material Review Manager
  • Jessie Moody – Processing/Handling Scope Manager
  • Lindsay Underhill – Certification Manager – Livestock
  • Adam Maxwell – Investigation Specialist – Manager
  • Skeet Surrency – Organic Inspection Manager
  • Anna Cesarotti – Associate Director of Organic Certification
  • Casey Schmidt – Certification Project Coordinators
  • Odalys Alvarez – Admin Supervisor
  • Cesar Rodriguez – Technical Reviewer
  • Jenna May – Crop Certification Reviewer
  • Chloe Brezsny – Crop Certification Reviewer
  • Georgia Ringle – Livestock Certification Reviewers
  • Sophia Robinson – Livestock Certification Reviewers
  • Rob Chapa – Certification Reviewer
  • Chris Lane – Inspection Coordinator
  • Dawn Custer – G.A.P. Connections Manager/Staff Inspector
  • Melynda Kaufman – Certification Project Coordinator
  • Chintamani Andujar – Administrative Manager
  • Janice Carpenter – Financial Administrative Assistant
  • Janet Mullins – Bookkeeper
  • Charity “Poppy” Jaeger – Certification Project Coordinator
  • Anjali Balyal – Processing/Handling Certification Reviewer
  • Chris Wilson – Processing/Handling Certification Reviewer
  • Ana Maria Suarez – Processing/Handling Certification Reviewer
  • Shemuel Patton – International Certification Specialist
  • Ruby Montoya – Additional Products/Label Review Specialist
  • Patrick Dost – Organic Inspector
  • Eric Malone – Organic Inspector
  • Chloe Smith – Material Review Specialist
  • Elizabeth Casey – Organic Client Care & Marketing Specialist
  • Matt Swafford – Database Specialist
  • Jig Patel – Curriculum Development & Training Coordinator
  • Marielle Mackin – Service & Support Manager

QCS STAFF ECUADOR

  • Derek Sindler – General Manager – Ecuador
  • Aaron Rueda – Administrator
  • María Pía Haro Benítez – Commercial Director
  • Elena Herrera – Commercial Assistant
  • Gabriel Valencia – Certification Reviewer
  • Belen Haro – Certification Reviewer
  • Julio Aguayo – Staff Inspector
  • Diana Granada – GLOBAL G.A.P Inspector
  • Daniela Flores – GAP Admin
  • Eliana Catagena – Staff Reviewer
  • Indra Izurieta – Application Admin
  • Veronica Guapi – Financial Administrative Assistant
  • Pamela Rodriguez – Commercial Assistant
  • Mario Cobo – Commercial Assistant

QCS STAFF CARIBE

  • Melina Marcelino – QCS Caribe General Manager
  • Ruth Gonzalez – Administrative Assistant
  • Elba Yanira Disla – Certification Reviewer
  • Reyna Quiñnonez – GLOBAL G.A.P. Admin
  • Melody Reyes – Administrative Assistant, Accounting