FEMA is led by a Board of Governors, which determine the general policy of the Association. The President, Officers, and Governors are selected at FEMA’s annual conference. FEMA currently has 12 standing committees, led by member company volunteers and supported by FEMA staff.

2018–2019 FEMA Board of Governors | Annual Leadership Conference, May 2018

Standing (Left to right): 
Rene Lammers, Ph.D., PepsiCo  • Donald Wilkes, Blue Pacific Flavors • Suzanne Johnson, Ph.D., McCormick & Company • Paul Graham, Symrise, Inc. • Louie D’Amico, Givaudan •  Markus Eckert, Ph.D., Takasago International Corporation • Janet L. Aho, MANE Inc. • Roderick W. Sowders, Synergy Flavors, Inc.
Seated (Left to right):
Laurette Rondenet, Edlong Dairy Technologies • Shawn Blythe, International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. • Tom Buco, Excellentia International (president) • John Cavallo, Ph.D., Citrus and Allied Essences Ltd. • Nancy Higley, Ph.D., Kerry Inc. • Lucy Reid, The Coca-Cola Company