Sections provide opportunities for participants to share information, build professional contacts, expand leadership skills and gain practical management experience. Each AOAC Section hosts at least one networking event each year, featuring technical presentations and discussions by leading local and national experts. To join a Section, use the contact information below.
Belgium, Luxembourg, and The Netherlands
Chairman: Monique de Nijs, RIKILT – Institute of Food Safety
General Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Central America, Mexico, South America, and the Caribbean islands
Contact: Nuri Gras Rebolledo: email@example.com
Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo (Brazzaville), Congo (Democratic Republic), Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Réunion, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Somalia, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe
President: Owen Fraser, PhD, EMPLOYER
General Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, West Virginia, and western Pennsylvania
President: Bryan Wirthwine, Q Laboratories, Inc.
District of Columbia, Delaware, Maryland, southeastern Pennsylvania, and Virginia
Treasurer: Roger M. Brauninger, A2LA
Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Wisconsin
President: Donna Houchins, Romer Labs, Inc.
General Contact: email@example.com
Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington, and Canadian provinces of Alberta and British Columbia
Chair: Jim Hungerford, US FDA – ORA, ATC
Arizona, California (except Southern California Section counties), Colorado, Hawaii, Utah, NV
President: Josh Wurzer, SC Labs
Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas
President: Denise Mitchell, Mars Incorporated
Counties of Imperial, San Bernadino, Orange, Ventura, Riverside, San Diego and Los Angeles
President: Sumit Sen, FDA