The Secure Food Solutions team includes scientists, engineers and sales executives with many years of experience in food safety and agriculture.


Chris Ramezanpour


15 years of agribusiness experience in U.S. and Sub Saharan Africa

Master in Public Policy from John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University


Andrew Jordan, PhD

Chief Technology Officer

PhD in Engineering; BS & MS in Agricultural Engineering

Former VP of Research with National Cotton Council


Vanja King, PhD, MBA

Vice President, Scientific Development

PhD Microbiologist

Former Director of Biologics R&D and Clinical Safety Management at Medtronic

John Cole

Vice President, Engineering

Licensed Mechanical Engineer

MS in Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering

Industry Advisors

MJ Anderson - Executive with The Andersons, Inc. (extensive grain handling operations in U.S.)

Scott Fullen - Partner with Mid-South Family Farms (over 20,000 acres under production); Over 20 years of experience and extensive agribusiness interests in the Mid-South

Hunt Shipman - Partner with Cornerstone Government Affairs; Former USDA Deputy Under Secretary

Research Advisors

Dr. Haibo Yao (Mississippi State University) - Research Interest: Remote sensing and engineering solutions for agricultural, biomedical, food safety, environmental applications, GPS and GIS, algorithm development, instrumentation

Dr. Deepak Bhatnagar (USDA Agricultural Research Services) - Research Leader, Food and Feed Safety