Office of Public Affairs and Consumer Education (OPACE)
The Office of Public Affairs and Consumer Education (OPACE) ensures that the Agency’s food safety information reaches external stakeholders, public health partners and all Agency employees. OPACE works to inform the public, members of Congress and USDA regulated industries of vital food safety policies or changes, and assesses the impact and effectiveness of messaging and education efforts on public health.
Ms. Roxanne SmithDirector, Congressional and Public Affairs Staff (202) 720-4413 Room: 1175, South Building
Ms. Shayla Mae BaileyDirector, Digital and Executive Communications Staff (202) 690-6188
Ms. Wendy MihmDirector, Food Safety Education Staff (202) 360-1428 Room: 1175, South Building
Mr. Dexter JohnsonDirector, Freedom of Information Act Staff (202) 690-2760