Director of Produce Safety
Brenda Morris is the Director of Produce Safety for AFDO. In this newly created full-time position, Morris will lead the AFDO portion of collaborative efforts with NASDA and FDA on the implementation of FSMA’s produce safety. Morris currently serves as the Assistant Director for the Division of Food Safety for the Florida Department of Agriculture, and Consumer Services (FDACS) which has oversight for the Bureaus of Food Inspection, Dairy Industry, and the Food Laboratory. She has served in other food regulatory roles with FDACS including Bureau Chief of Food Inspections, the Environmental Administrator of food inspections, and a field inspector in Florida, as well as Georgia and Texas. Brenda was the Southeast Regional Food Safety Manager for Sears Holdings and worked for the Florida Department of Health’s environmental health and drinking water programs.