Thomas Ameloot is a Food Safety and Quality expert, Sensory and Certifications Specialist, board member, and social justice advocate. Thomas is passionate about training and creating Quality and Food Safety Management Systems to assist growing businesses in compliance with partner and regulatory requirements. He is happy to assist you with needs as small as answering compliance questions, document creation, and single training events and as large as development of comprehensive systems that will meet all your internal and external needs. He has served as Co-Founder and Chair for the Coffee Taster Pathway for the SCAA and is a current board member for Life in My Days.
23 years’ employment in Food and Beverage industry with intensive experience from farm to consumer;
- 8+ years’ work with Certifications; Organic, Humane, Fair Trade, Rainforest Alliance, Kosher, SQF, Non-GMO;
- Multiple Facility Implementation of Quality Management Systems including; SQF – Level 3, Internal and External Audit, CAPA, Customer Service Program, Environmental Monitoring, Document Control, Training;
- Customer and Farmer Relations; over 150 farm supply chain, International Markets, Exports, Wholesale Accounts – Costco, Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s, Sam’s, Walmart, Dunkin’, Starbucks, Kraft, etc.
*Professional Certifications including – HACCP, FSMA-PCQI, SQF Level 3, IOIA – Organic, Environmental Monitoring, Microsoft Office Expert, ServSafe, SCAA – Coffee Taster Level 2, Coffee Buyer, SCA – Sensory Professional, Green Coffee Professional