November 4, 2012
Susan Ciani has been promoted to the newly created position of state and local government liaison in the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Chicago District office. Ciani is the central point of contact and inspection auditor for Illinois Department of Public Health, Illinois Department of Agriculture, federal agency referrals to FDA, and local health departments within Illinois. Ciani brings experience as a consumer safety officer/FDA investigator for 10 years, specializing in food investigations and imports of FDA regulated products. Prior to FDA, Ciani worked in the quality departments of several food companies, including Marriott, Food Service Professionals, Culinary Foods and Mrs. Paul's Kitchens. Ciani holds a Bachelor's degree from Delaware Valley College of Science and Agriculture.