Jane Doherty has been appointed to serve as international coordination executive for USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). Doherty will serve as the overarching point of contact for all international matters including audits, equivalence, import and export coordination, inspections and strategic planning at FSIS. 


Doherty previously served as the sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) director at the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative. She has an extensive background in international relations, food safety and public health and previously served as senior counsel for international relations at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.