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Appendix 4 - External FSANZ committee members

FSANZ maintains a number of committees with members selected for their skills and knowledge, drawn from a wide range of industry, academia, consumer interests and government bodies. We gratefully acknowledge the contribution of the committee members listed below.

Committees and groups
Number of meetings and teleconferences
Number of informal consultations*
Advisory Committee on Novel Foods
6
nil
Allergen Collaboration
3
nil
Consumer and Public Health Dialogue
3
nil
Food Allergy and Intolerance Scientific Advisory Committee
1
1
Food Surveillance Network
3
2
Horticulture Working Group
1
nil
Industry Advisory Group on Food Packaging
0
6
Infant and Child Health Scientific Advisory Group
1
0
Jurisdictional Forum
4
nil
Retailers and Manufacturers Liaison Committee
2
1
Social Sciences and Economics Advisory Group
2
0
* May include workshops, request for advice on issues outside of meetings. General email contact not included.

 

Advisory Committee on Novel Foods
Mr Michael Apollonov
New South Wales Food Authority
Ms Janine Curll
New South Wales Food Authority
Ms Rebecca Delsar
Department of Health, Western Australia
Ms Julia Edmonds
Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand
Ms Enita Ostojic
Department of Health, Western Australia
Mr John van den Beuken
Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand
Mr John Ward
Department of Health, Victoria

 

Allergen Collaboration
Mr Tony Beaver
Food and Beverage Importers Association
Mr Mark Bell
Progressive Enterprises Limited (New Zealand)
Ms Marisa Bidois
Restaurant Association of New Zealand
Ms Heather Carnegie
Restaurant Brands (New Zealand)
Ms Natalie Chong
Woolworths Australia
Mr Des Crowe
Australian Hotels Association
Ms Andrea Currie
ALDI Australia
Dr David Cusack
Implementation Sub-Committee for Food Regulation
Ms Linda Derrett
Metcash
Ms Fiona Fleming
Australian Food and Grocery Council, Allergen Forum
Ms Alison Gallagher
Woolworths Australia
Ms Kirsten Grinter
Allergen Bureau
Ms Carole Inkster
New Zealand Food and Grocery Council
Ms Penny Jorgensen
Allergy New Zealand
Ms Samara Kitchener
New South Wales Food Authority
Mr Kim Leighton
Australian Food and Grocery Council
Ms Janet Lymburn
Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand
Mr Neil McSkimming
Coles Australia
Mr Anthony Morgan
Woolworths Australia
Mr Glen Neal
Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand
Ms Angela O'Shea
ALDI Australia
Mr George Passas
Metcash
Mr Justin Pleass
Restaurant and Catering Australia
Mr Bruce Robertson
Hospitality New Zealand
Mr Nick Robertson
TPF Group (New Zealand)
Ms Maria Said
Allergy and Anaphylaxis Australia
Ms Carmel Shanahan
New South Wales Food Authority
Ms Robin Sherlock
Allergen Bureau
Ms Toni Spicer
Australian Food and Grocery Council—Quick Service Restaurant Forum
Ms Penny Tregear
Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand
Mr Brad Watts
Australian Hotels Association

 

Consumer and Public Health Dialogue

Ms Kathy Chapman
Australian Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance
Ms Sue Chetwin
Consumer New Zealand
Ms Nicola Chilcott
Agencies for Nutrition Action (New Zealand)
Ms Christine Cook
Dietitians New Zealand
Ms Kathy Dennis
Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing (observer)
Dr Danielle Gallegos
Dietitians Association of Australia
Assoc Prof Mark Lawrence
Deakin University
Ms Angela McDougall
CHOICE
Assoc Prof Cliona Ni Mhurchu
University of Auckland
Dr Rosemary Stanton
Public Health Association of Australia
Assoc Prof Heather Yeatman
University of Wollongong
 
Food Allergy and Intolerance Scientific Advisory Committee
Professor Katrina Allen
Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne
Dr Vincent Crump
Auckland Allergy Clinic
Dr Robert Loblay
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney
Dr Raymond Mullins
John James Medical Centre, Canberra
Professor Robyn O'Hehir
Alfred Hospital, Melbourne
Dr Jane Peake
Royal Children's Hospital, Brisbane
Dr Jan Sinclair
Starship Children's Hospital, Auckland
Ms Sofia Sipsas
Consultant—Lupin Research and Development
Dr William Smith
Royal Adelaide Hospital
Dr Martin Stuckey
Hampden Road Specialist Centre, Perth

 

Food Surveillance Network
Mrs Tracie Brady
Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Mr Cameron Bright
Queensland Health
Mr Garry Clarke
Department of Health, South Australia
Mr Mike Clear
Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand
Ms Natalie Collins
Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand
Dr Paul Dansted
Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand
Ms Yvette Dethridge
DAFF Biosecurity
Ms Deborah Denehy
ACT Health
Mr Jim Dodds
Department of Health, Western Australia
Ms Julia Edmonds
Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand
Mr Gerard Fitzsimmons
Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing
Ms Tenille Fort
Queensland Health
Mr Paul Goldsmith
Department of Health, Victoria
Mr Stan Goodchild
Department of Health, Western Australia
Ms Heather Haines
Department of Health, Victoria
Ms Catherine Hollywell
Dairy Safe Victoria
Mr Edward Jansson
New South Wales Food Authority
Mr Eric Johnson
Department of Health and Human Services, Tasmania
Ms Sally Johnston
Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand
Mr Radomir Krsteski
ACT Health
Ms Robyn Leader
Australian Department of Health and Ageing
Mr Chris Lyall
Dairy Industry Authority, Tasmania
Mr Glen Martin
Department of Health, South Australia
Ms Kristina Paul
Department of Health and Human Services, Tasmania
Mr Geoff Raven
Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand
Mr John Reeve
South Australian Government (Department of Primary Industries and Resources of South Australia)
Ms Jenny Reid
Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand
Mr Ian Reichstein
Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Ms Themy Saputra
New South Wales Food Authority
Ms Margaret Sexton
South Australian Government (Department of Primary Industries and Resources of South Australia)
Mr Russell Schultz
Safe Food Queensland
Ms Victoria Stitt
New South Wales Food Authority
Dr Rob Solomon
Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Ms Kim Unwin
Department of Health, Western Australia
Mr John van den Beuken
Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand
Mr John Ward
Department of Health, Victoria
Ms Tracy Ward
Department of Health and Community Services, Northern Territory
Mr Brian Witherspoon
Safe Food Queensland

 

Horticulture Working Group
Ms Jane Adams
Australian Farmers' Markets Association
Ms Gillian Anderson
Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand
Mr Richard Bennett
Horticulture Australia Limited
Mr Courtney Burger
AUSVEG
Ms Marion Castle
Ministry for Agriculture and Forestry, New Zealand
Ms Allison Clark
Houston's Farm
Mr Justin Crosby
NSW Farmers
Mr Peter Cochrane
Victorian Farmers' Federation
Mr Peter Day
NSW Food Authority
Mr Peter Darley
NSW Farmers
Ms Sam Edmonds
Victorian Farmers' Markets Association
Ms Patricia Elphinstone
Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia
Mr Tony Fay
Department of Environment and Primary Industries, Victoria
Ms Emily Fearnley
Department of Health, South Australia
Mr Gerard Fitzsimmons
OzFoodNet
Ms Alison Gallagher
Woolworths
Mr Owen Gwillian
Biological Farmers' Association
Mr Stephen Hall
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment, Tasmania
Mr Kurt Hermann
AUSVEG
Mr Robert Hinrichsen
AUSVEG
Dr Andreas Klieber
Coles
Ms Christine Long
Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries, Northern Territory
Mr Chris Lyall
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment, Tasmania
Ms Vanessa McEvoy
Department of Health, South Australia
Ms Rachel MacKenzie
Growcom
Mr Neil McSkimming
Coles
Ms Cynthia Maher
Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Dr David Miles
NSW Food Authority
Mr Richard Mulcahy
AUSVEG
Mr Andy Monk
Biological Farmers' Association
Mr Phil Pond
Safe Food Production, Queensland
Mr Geoff Raven
Biosecurity South Australia
Ms Aileen Reid
Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia
Mr John Roach
Australian Chamber of Fruit and Vegetable Industries
Ms Chaseley Ross
Australian Nut Industry Association
Dr Rob Solomon
Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Mr Sam Violi
Golden Vale Strawberries
Dr Barbara Wilson
Safe Food Production Queensland
Mr Michael Worthington
Produce Marketing Association, Australia New Zealand

 

Industry Advisory Group on Food Packaging
Mr Adrian Benetti
Cyrovac Australia Pty Ltd
Mr Roger Cripps
Mars Petcare Australia
Mr Jim Gruber
Australian Food and Grocery Council
Mr Paul Haberland
Nestlé Australia Ltd
Mr Chris Hartwell
Fonterra Co-Operative Group Ltd
Mr Ian Hayes
Murray Goulburn
Mr Mark Kerr
Lion
Mr Kevin McBrien
Woolworths Ltd
Mr Martin Neilson
Visy Pty Ltd
Mr Chris Peloso
Amcor
Mr Stuart Shepherd
NCI Packaging (NZ) Ltd
Mr Richard Smith
Amcor
Mr Kim Staples
Australian Beverages Council
Mr Gavin Williams
The Packaging Council of Australia

 

Infant and Child Health Scientific Advisory Group
Prof Tony Catto-Smith
Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne
Prof Peter SW Davies
University of Queensland
Prof Maria Makrides
University of Adelaide

 

Jurisdictional Forum
Ms Elena Anear
Department of Health, South Australia
Mrs Tracie Brady
Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Ms Nola Caffin
Queensland Health
Ms Joanne Cammans
Department of Health, South Australia
Ms Milena Canil
Department of Health, Primary Industries, Victoria
Ms Clare Chandler
Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand
Dr Kerry Chant
Department of Health, New South Wales
Mrs Yvette Dethridge
Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Mrs Candy D'Menzie-Bunshaw
Department of Health, Victoria
Ms Tenille Fort
Queensland Health
Mr Paul Goldsmith
Department of Health, Victoria
Dr Heather Haines
Department of Health, Victoria
Mr Stuart Heggie
Department of Health and Human Services, Tasmania
Mr Edward Jansson
New South Wales Food Authority
Dr Fay Jenkins
Department of Health, South Australia
Mr David Larkings
Queensland Health
Ms Narelle Marro
Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Mr Dean McCullum
Department of Health, South Australia
Ms Julie-Anne Price
Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing
Mrs Monique Reardon
Department of Health and Human Services
Ms Jenny Reid
Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand
Ms Jennifer Savenake
Department of Health and Human Services, Tasmania
Ms Judy Seal
Department of Health and Human Services, Tasmania
Dr Robert Solomon
Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Mrs Patricia Squire
Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Mr Vojkan Stefanovic
ACT Health
Dr Roscoe Taylor
Department of Health and Human Services, Tasmania
Ms Samantha Torres
New South Wales Food Authority
Mr John Van Den Beuken
Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand
Ms Tracy Ward
Department of Health and Community Services, Northern Territory
Mr John Ward
Department of Health, Victoria
Ms Sophe Williamson
Department of Health Western Australia

 

Retailers and Manufacturers Liaison Committee
Ms Angeline Achariya
Yum! Restaurants International
Dr Geoffery Annison
Australian Food and Grocery Council
Mr Tony Beaver
Food and Beverage Importers' Association
Dr Roger Bektash
Mars Food Australia
Mr Mark Bell
Progressive Enterprises Ltd
Ms Katie Birch
Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing
Mrs Tracie Brady
Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Ms Suzanne Davies
Australian Food and Grocery Council
Ms Kirsten Grinter
Nestlé Australia
Ms Kirsten Hall
Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing
Ms Jackie Healing
Coles Supermarkets Australia Pty Ltd
Mr Barry Hellberg
New Zealand Retailers Association
Mr Ken Henrick
National Assoc of Retail Grocers of Australia
Ms Melissa Hodd
Foodstuffs (NZ) Ltd
Ms Carole Inkster
New Zealand Food and Grocery Council
Ms Janet Macdonald
Goodman Fielder Ltd
Ms Julie Newlands
Unilever Australasia
Ms Angela O'Shea
ALDI Stores
Mr Geoff Parker
Australian Beverages Council Ltd
Mr George Passas
Metcash Trading Limited
Miss Lucy Pearson
Unilever Australia
Mr Mark Phythian
Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Ms Julie-Anne Price
Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing
Ms Stephanie Rajczyk
Nestlé Australia
Ms Katherine Rich
New Zealand Food and Grocery Council
Ms Nadene Smith
Woolworths Limited
Dr Robert Solomon
Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Ms Kim Staples
Australian Beverages Council Ltd
Ms Jennifer Thompson
The Australian Industry Group
Mr Kerry Tyack
New Zealand Juice and Beverage Association
Mr John Ward
Department of Health, Victoria

Social Sciences and Economics Advisory Group

Prof Jeff Bennett
Australian National University
Prof Michael Burton
University of Western Australia
Prof John Cary
Victoria University
Prof John Coveney
Flinders University
Prof Janet Hoek
University of Otago
Assoc Prof Emily Lancsar
Monash University
Dr Phil Mohr
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation Animal, Food and Health Sciences
Assoc Prof Cliona Ni Mhurchu
University of Auckland
Emeritus Prof Richard Shepherd
University of Surrey, United Kingdom
Prof Carlene Wilson
Flinders University, Cancer Council of South Australia

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