After more than 40 years working with the USDA, Food and Nutrition Services (FNS), Peggy Cantfil, Branch Chief of the Child Nutrition Operations Branch has retired. During her tenure in the Food Distribution Division, Peggy was instrumental in implementing the USDA Foods Processing Program and was a reliable source of knowledge to Recipient Agencies, States, Processors and Industry partners. Peggy is a dedicated advocate of Buying American and a passionate supporter of domestic agriculture.
ACDA appreciates Peggy’s involvement in the association for many years to further the goals of the program and ensure that program end recipients receive the best program possible. Peggy is the embodiment of ACDA’s vision statement of ‘Working Together to Nourish the Nation’.
Peggy will surely be missed as she has left big shoes to fill in this position. As of the time that this eNewsletter was published, her vacancy has yet to be filled.