Student Chapters

Get connected with a thriving science of food community through your local student chapter. With an IFTSA Chapter, you might make a connection to the local food industry, showcase your food science skills for elementary school students, compete in a national competition, and meet lifetime colleagues.  Find your local chapter below and reach out today to see how you can get involved.

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Become an IFTSA Chapter

Your food science club  may be eligible to become an IFTSA Chapter.

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Remain an Active Chapter

Complete the annual requirements to keep your IFTSA Student Chapter in good standing.

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University President Advisor
Delaware Valley University Owen Carter
Laura Herbst
Middle East Technical University (Turkey) Begum Divrik
Mecit Halil Öztop
Middle East Technical University
Mollie Ruinsky
Deepti Salvi
The Pennsylvania State University
Leah Bodinger
Josephine Wee
University of Delaware
Sydney Tankard
Kalmia Kniel
University of Maryland
Alexa Giacche
Abani Pradhan
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Mary Salinas
Renee Boyer
University President Advisor
Michigan State University Winter Graham
Jeffrey Swada
Purdue University Fernanda Pedroza-Altamirano
Lavanya Reddivari
The Ohio State University
Cameron Jordan
Mary Kay Pohlschneider
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Madeline Mertdogan
Sihui Ma
University of Kentucky
Ava Weyrich
Rachel Schendel
University of Tennessee Knoxville
Chloe Zelis
Vermont Dia
Wayne State University
Sumit Paudel
Suxuan Xu
University President Advisor
Cornell University Christian Binks
Christopher Loss
McGill University Anas AlHourani

Rutgers University
Akino Tomizawa
Dr. Karl Matthews and
Dr. George Carman
University of Connecticut


University of Maine


University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amelia Navarre
Matthew Moore
University President Advisor
Iowa State University Jacob Mefford
Kathrine Gilbert
Kansas State University Emma Roy
Dr. Valentina Trinetta
North Dakota State University
Jacob Thomsen
Anuradha Vegi
South Dakota State University
Sadie Streff
Steven Beckman
University of Guelph
Wanxin Xue
Loong-Tak Lim
University of Minnesota
Kenzie Taylor

University of Missouri-Columbia


University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Alisa Holst
Dr. Andreia Bianchini
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Claire Sipple
Rich Hartel
University President Advisor
Brigham Young University Tiffany Flatman
Micheal Dunn
Oregon State University

University of British Columbia
Madeleine Amanda Soegiarto
Patricia Hingston
University of California, Davis
Katie Routt
Bwalya Lungu
University of Idaho


Utah State University
Melissa Marsh
Dr. Marie Walsh
Washington State University
Bradley Lubeck
Michael Minto
University President Advisor
California Polytechnic State University,
Pomona (Cal Poly Pomona)
Tsz Chun Choi
Dr. Gabriel Davidov-Pardo
California Polytechnic State University,
San Luis Obispo (Cal Poly SLO)
Joshua Soloman
Samir Amin
California State University, Fresno
Chao Yang
Carmen Licon
California State University, Long Beach
Lara Tabunda
Cheryl Rock
California State University, Los Angeles
Stacey Lau
Sunil Mangalassary
California State University, Northridge
Allie Jones
Rosalia Garcia-Torres
Chapman University
Amanda Tabb
Dr. Anuradha Prakash
San Jose State University
Mekky Moges
Xi Feng
University of Arizona
Kirat Bains
Tedley Pihl
University President Advisor
Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral Genesis Calderon
Galo Wenceslao Chuchuca Moran
Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores
de Monterrey Campus Querétaro
Maria Fernanda
Cervantes Martínez

Martina Klinsky Del Castillo
Louisiana State University
Jyoti Aryal
Joan King
Oklahoma State University
Elizabeth Pribil
William McGlynn
Tecnológico de Monterrey Campus Monterrey
Mirthala María
Herrera González

Dra. Rebeca María 
García Garcia
Tecnológico de Monterrey Campus Querétaro


Texas A&M University
Osasere Igbinoba
Dr. Rebecca Creasy
University of Arkansas
Taylor Brandt
Ya-Jane Wang
University of Central Oklahoma


University President Advisor
Alabama A&M University Katelyn Boyle
Dr. Josh Herring
Clemson University Ian Smith
George Cavender
Florida A&M University
Kennedy Wilson
Janen Afef
Mississippi State University
Emily Little
Dr. Courtney Crist
Tuskegee University
George Nyombaire
Adelia Bovell-Benjamin
University of Florida
Elizabeth Tang
Herschel Johnson
University of Georgia

Dr. Abhinav Mishra
University of Puerto Rico


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