Breakfast with Regulators

Meeting Information


We will have a variety of brief updates from Speakers representing regulatory agencies, academia and industry (see below for details).   This event will be a great educational, social and networking opportunity for anyone actively or previously involved in the Task Force, those that have an interest in joining the Task Force and anyone merely interested in learning more about our group and what we do.


August 20, 2019 from 9am – 11am Central Time


Open to everyone. Feel free to share this meeting announcement with co-workers or anyone else you feel might be interested.  Hope to see you there!


Breakfast finger foods and beverages will be available.



Space is limited for this free event so we ask that attendees register through the link below and answer a few simple survey questions.  Please register at your earliest convenience.

Register Here


Address:  2533 General Mills Way, Murfreesboro, TN 37127

Parking Information: Upon arrival, proceed to the visitor parking lot and check in inside the building.  You can then proceed through the gate and park in the lot on the opposite side of the building.

Directions: Call 615-890-9900 and select option 4 or you can find directions here by clicking the location address above.

Scheduled Speaker:

Charlie Hatcher –              TDA, Commissioner of Agriculture

Will Peppers –                    TDA, Food and Dairy Inspector 2

Marshall Williams –          USDA, FSIS Investigator

Lindsay Bertling –              FDA, Consumer Safety Officer

Lori LeMaster –                 TDH, Environmental Health Program Manager

Nathan Miller –                  University of Tennessee, Food Safety Extension Specialist

Chris Paliaro –                    Taylor Farms Tennessee, Director of Food Safety & Quality