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Foodborne illness is a food safety issue that can be reduced by training. The Alabama Cooperative Extension System food safety and quality team provides timely information on food certification and food safety to families, farmers, producers, processors, and food service workers across the state.

By participating in these trainings and courses, people not only have a direct impact on the safety and health of their families, but ultimately all of Alabama’s residents. By participating in food safety trainings, individuals and have improved employment opportunities, better financial statuses, prospects for advancement, and overall improvement of their lives.

 

Food Safety and Quality Team

Name TitleGeographical Responsibility
Team Coordinator
Janet JohnsonRegional Extension AgentEast Central Set (5) (Counties: Calhoun, Chambers, Clay, Cleburne, Coosa, Lee, Macon, Randolph, Russell, Talladega, and Tallapoosa)
Specialists
Camila RodriguesAssistant Professor and Extension SpecialistStatewide
Regional Extension Agents
Bridgette BrannonRegional Extension AgentSoutheast Set (7) (Counties: Barbour, Bullock, Coffee, Crenshaw, Covington, Dale, Geneva, Henry, Houston, and Pike)
Juani Macias-ChristianUrban Regional Extension AgentDeKalb and Marshall counties
Rebecca Catalina-LeeRegional Extension AgentSouthwest Set (6) (Counties: Baldwin, Butler, Clarke, Conecuh, Escambia, Mobile, Monroe, and Washington)
Susan HillRegional Extension AgentNorthwest Set (1) (Counties: Colbert, Fayette, Franklin, Lamar, Lauderdale, Limestone, Lawrence, Marion, Morgan, Walker, and Winston)
Christy MendozaRegional Extension AgentNortheast Set (2) (Counties: Blount, Cherokee, Cullman, DeKalb, Etowah, Jackson, Maddison, and Marshall)
Alice MooreRegional Extension AgentWest Central Set (3) (Counties: Choctaw, Dallas, Greene, Hale, Marengo, Perry, Pickens, Sumter, Tuscaloosa, and Wilcox)
Angela TreadawayRegional Extension AgentCentral Set (4) (Counties: Autauga, Bibb, Chilton, Elmore, Jefferson, Lowndes, Montgomery, Shelby, and St. Clair)
Dani ReamsRegional Extension AgentEast Central Set (5) (Counties: Calhoun, Chambers, Clay, Cleburne, Coosa, Lee, Macon, Randolph, Russell, Talladega, and Tallapoosa)
Kristin WoodsRegional Extension AgentStatewide
County Extension Coordinators
Janice HallCounty Extension CoordinatorMacon County
Sharon HaynesCounty Extension CoordinatorCoosa County
Lori WheelerCounty Extension CoordinatorDeKalb County
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