Our Newest Members

Meet our newest inductees to the Society of Flavor Chemists.


October 2018

Jessica Lopez , FONA International , Apprentice
Sponsors: Ibrahima Faye, Lauren Morris, Laura Partida, Robin Prazak

Thomas Massetti Jr. , Craftmaster Flavors , Apprentice
Sponsors: Christopher Perry, Thomas Massetti

Anusha Sampath , IFF , Certified
Sponsors: John Yurecko, Richard Dandrea

Jason Darling , IFF , Certified
Sponsors: Marion Sudol, Jerome Lombardo, Bill Choudhury

September 2018

Holly Bohlke , Imbibe , Certified
Sponsors: T. Leslie Fisher, Justin Kozlowski, Aparna Oak

Ryoji Maeda , Robertet , Certified
Sponsors: Dolf DeRovira, Rich Dandrea, Edward Krutal

Andrew Marquez , Flavor Development Corporation , Apprentice
Sponsors: David Strauss

Rex Jackson , Bell Flavors and Fragrances , Apprentice
Sponsors: Cindy Cosmos

February 2018

Rebecca Genovise , FONA International , Apprentice
Sponsors: Menzie Clarke, Laura Partida

Scott Michaluk , Coca-Cola , Certified
Sponsors: David Madrid, Robert Peterson, Doug Eisenhoffer

Ilya Flaks , Imbibe , Apprentice
Sponsors: Justin Koslowski, T. Leslie Fisher

Christine Conlay , Mane, Inc. , Certified
Sponsors: Amy Bennett, Brett Pullins, John Baughman

Melissa Barbercheck , ADM/ WILD , Apprentice
Sponsors: Marie Wright

Shelly Wilson , Symrise , Apprentice
Sponsors: Deborah Kennison, Alex Castro

October 2017

Ryan McCoy , National Flavors , Apprentice
Sponsors: Eric Robbins

Allison Freeman , Givaudan , Apprentice
Sponsors: Elaine McGlyn, Jerome Lombardo, Andrew Bosch

Paul Sepulveda , Foodarom , Certified
Sponsors: Pierre Miclette

September 2017

Katie Crowley , ADM Wild Flavors , Certified
Sponsors: Marie Wright, Richard Faegin

Tomiko Stroud , Pepsico , Apprentice
Sponsors: Zena Bell, Ketan Shah, Frank Fischetti

Deidre Forrester , Pepsico , Apprentice
Sponsors: Frank Fischetti, Zena Bell, Ketan Shah

Jason Murphy , ADM Wild Flavors , Certified
Sponsors: Marie Wright

Kelly Carroll , IFF , Certified
Sponsors: Dana Gasiorowski, Karen Alexander, Dennis Kujawski

New Members May 2017

Charles Kaiser , Firminich Inc. , Certified
Sponsors: David Bowen, Dennis Kujawski

Michael Narciso , Kerry Flavors , Certified
Sponsors: Larry Engel, Doug Eisenhoffer, Aine Walsh

Jagdeep Grewal , Comax Flavors , Apprentice
Sponsors: Barbara Scanzano

Aparna Oak , Imbibe, Inc , Certified
Sponsors: Justin Kozlowski, T. Leslie Fisher, Bill Igou

New Members April 2017

Irina Van Osdell , Givaudan Flavors , Apprentice
Sponsors: David Madrid, Ron Steiner, Yuangang Zhang

Andrew Scholle , Givaudan Flavors , Apprentice
Sponsors: David Madrid

Marina Stoliarova , Flavorcan International , Certified
Sponsors: Marina Stoliarova

Kimberly Bendickson , Kerry , Certified
Sponsors: Larry Engel, Elsa Howerth

New Members February 2017

Jackie Finner , FONA , Apprentice
Sponsors: Lindsay Mahon, Menzie Clarke

Doris Sasaki , Gold Coast , Certified
Sponsors: Mariano Gascon

Sharon Tortola , IFF , Certified
Sponsors: Marion Sudol, Dennis Kujowski

Katie Beaver , McCormick , Apprentice
Sponsors: Sam Tharpe

New Members October 2016

Fei Lien Hioe , Embassy Flavors , Apprentice
Sponsors: Jean Woods, Angel Wong

Melissa Aubert , Foodarom Group , Apprentice
Sponsors: Pierre Miclette

Ryoji Maeda , Robertet , Apprentice
Sponsors: Rich Dandrea, Edward Krutal, Dolf DeRovira

New Members September 2016

Anusha Sampath , IFF, Inc. , Apprentice
Sponsors: John Yurecko, Richard Dandrea

Patricio Lozano , The Coca-Cola Company , Apprentice
Sponsors: David Matrid, Robert Peterson, Elsa Howerth

Scott Michaluk , The Coca-Cola Company , Apprentice
Sponsors: David Madrid, Robert Peterson, Doug Eisenhoffer, Scott Benn

Vincent Moreau , Foodarom Group , Certified
Sponsors: Pierre Miclette

New Members May 2016

Ferdinand Triolo , Firmenich , Certified

Melis Cakirer , Takasago International , Apprentice
Sponsors: Bill Choudhury, Amby Mankoo, Robert Vogt

Peter Rowell , Kerry, International , Apprentice
Sponsors: Larry Engel, Elsa Howerth

Shelley Kung , Flavor Dynamics , Apprentice
Sponsors: Dolf DeRovira

New Members February 2016

Paul Andres Sepulveda Sampayo , Foodarom , Apprentice
Sponsors: Pierre Miclette

Richard Kyle Joyce , Mother Murphy's Laboratories , Apprentice
Sponsors: Suzanne Johnson, Pat Butler

Sharonda Eskridge Jeppe , Mother Murphy's Laboratories , Certified
Sponsors: Suzanne Johnson, Pat Butler

New Members October 2015

David Wang , Altria , Certified
Sponsors: Alfred Goossens, Barbara Taylor, Christopher DiNovi

Jason Darling , Spicetec Flavors & Seasonings , Apprentice
Sponsors: Jerome Lombardo, Elaine McGlynn, Bill Choudhury

New Inductees: September 2015

Derek Rankin , Bell Flavors and Fragrances , Apprentice
Sponsors: Aaron Graham, David Straus, Dolf DeRovira

Holly Bohlke , Imbibe, Inc , Apprentice
Sponsors: T. Leslie Fisher, Justin Kozlowski

New Inductees: May 2015 (clockwise)

Kay Murano , IFF , Certified
Sponsors: Dana Gasiorowski, Ken Kraut

David Gera , Pepsico , Certified
Sponsors: Audrey Morrison, Frank Fishetti, Ketan Shah

Eric Diaz , Symrise , Apprentice
Sponsors: Nancy Laskey, Deborah Kennison, Emma Javier

New Inductees: April 2015 (clockwise)

Eliana Nogueira de Aguiar Silveira , Takasago (Brazil) , Certified
Sponsors: Rosilene Ap. Oliveira, Amby Mankoo

Christine Conlay , Mane , Apprentice
Sponsors: Brett Pullins

Chris Wulff , Weber Flavors , Apprentice
Sponsors: Bill Igou, Yogi Desai

New Inductees: February 2015

Glenn Kraemer , Sensient , Apprentice
Sponsors: Bernadita Desierto, David Swift and Jennifer Thompson

Katie Pappas , Certified
Sponsors: Steve Ruocco

New Inductees: November 2014

Kimberly Bendickson , Kerry , Apprentice
Sponsors: Doug Eisenhoffer, Larry Engel

Lauren Morris , FONA , Certified
Sponsors: Menzie Clarke, Dana Chen, Richard Faegin

Michael Narciso , Kerry , Apprentice
Sponsors: Doug Eisenhoffer, Larry Engel

Wai Lam , Ottens , Certified
Sponsors: Jane Sapp, Peter Mazeico

New Inductees: September 2014

Aparna Oak , Imbibe Flavors , Apprentice
Sponsors: Justin Kozlowski

Chris Proskey , Flavor and Fragrance Specialties , Certified
Sponsors: Alpa Roman

Jennifer Tartaglia , Takasago , Certified
Sponsors: Amby Mankoo

Peggy Smolkovich , Kerry , Certified
Sponsors: Elsa Howerth