Team

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

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Chris Ramezanpour

President

Over 12 years of agribusiness experience in U.S. and Sub Saharan Africa

Master in Public Policy from Harvard University

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Andrew Jordan, PhD

Chief Technology Officer

PhD in Engineering; BS & MS in Agricultural Engineering

Former VP of Research with National Cotton Council

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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