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Fresh Produce Association of the Americas Appoints Allison Moore Executive Vice President; Lance Jungmeyer Comments

Fresh Produce Association of the Americas Appoints Allison Moore Executive Vice President; Lance Jungmeyer Comments



NOGALES, AZ - Allison Moore is taking a step forward in her fresh produce journey, as the 20-year Fresh Produce Association of the Americas (FPAA) vet recently earned an impressive promotion. The organization has officially named the industry ace as its new Executive Vice President, which took effect immediately.

Allison Moore, Executive Vice President, Fresh Produce Association of the Americas“It is truly an honor to work in such an important industry, with some really passionate, knowledgeable people,” said Moore. “Some of the most important things I know about produce, trade, and about life in general I learned from some truly amazing members of the FPAA and my colleagues across the produce industry. I still get a huge kick out of seeing our members’ produce in grocery store shelves, and there’s nothing better than solving problems that have direct positive impacts for our member companies. I look forward to continuing this journey as the Executive Vice President and value the trust placed in me over the years.”

Moore will reportedly be taking on expanded duties, including serving as the Chief FPAA Officer in certain meetings and handling other administrative duties, particularly at FPAA’s home office in Nogales, Arizona.

Lance Jungmeyer, President, Fresh Produce Association of the Americas“Allison is a 20-year veteran of FPAA who knows just about everything and everybody when it comes to keeping the border operating for imports of fresh fruits and vegetables from Mexico,” said President Lance Jungmeyer. “She gives FPAA Members true guidance on regulatory matters, and she works closely with other industry leaders who set the tone for the industry at large, such as with her role on the Food Safety Council at the International Fresh Produce Association.”

Moore previously served as Vice President and has deep knowledge and a proven track record in crisis management; public relations; transportation and infrastructure projects; logistics; government affairs at the federal, state, and local levels; Tomato Suspension Agreement compliance and other trade issues; public speaking; and community development. She collaborates closely with organizations like the Arizona Mexico Commission, Border Trade Alliance, and Canadian Produce Marketing Association, according to a press release. Moore has also served on the Boards of community groups such as the Greater Nogales Santa Cruz County Port Authority, Nogales Economic Development Foundation, and Nogales Community Development Corporation.

The Fresh Produce Association of the Americas recently named Allison Moore as its new Executive Vice President, effective immediately

The new EVP received a BA from the University of Virginia and an MFA from the University of Arizona. She has been awarded the Produce Business 40 Under Forty Award and the AZ19 Most Influential People Award. As the Co-Founder and Secretary of Louie and Friends Foundation, Moore channels her passion for animals and animal rescue by helping families in need cover expensive medical hardships for their cherished pets. She is also the current Vice President of Public Relations and former President of the Nogales Toastmasters Club.

Cheers to Allison Moore on this exciting promotion!

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