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Food Safety


Specializing in FSMA, HACCP, Sanitary Design, Labeling & Crisis Management 



Supplier Verification


Design or evaluate FSMA compliant supplier verification systems.

Sanitation &
Sanitary Design


Program evaluation or validation. Facility and equipment hygienic design.



Design, evaluate, or validate HACCP plans.



Design or evaluation of sampling  and testing plans or challenge studies.

Crisis Management


Expert training and guidance that minimizes disruption to your business while protecting consumers and your brand.

Preventive Controls 


Design or evaluate risk-based preventive controls food safety plans.



Food and agriculture are part of our heritage and we honor that heritage by enabling clients to deliver safe high quality products. Our name, Katalyst, speaks to our role as change agents for the advancement of public health through safe wholesome foods.  


We are specialists in the food processing and agriculture space with more than 20 years of industry and regulatory experience.  Our team understands growing, manufacturing and effective management of regulatory issues. Our principal actually wrote the new Food Safety Modernization Act regulations, so who better to support your program. 


Katalyst Consulting is global.  We have clients in Africa, Australia, North America, Central America and Europe.  Our clientele ranges from small family businesses to leaders in the agricultural and food processing industry.


Our technical skill combined with our in depth knowledge of food law and regulatory savvy enables us to provide comprehensive service to handle any food safety and defense related matter. 

About Us

Willette M. Crawford, PhD, MPH
Owner & Principal Consultant

Tel: 831.238.9808

Katalyst Consulting LLC has extensive resources through our industry, government, and academic affiliations, colleagues and contacts. From knowledgeable agricultural experts to leading epidemiologist, our talented network allows us to deliver unparalleled service.

Our principal consultant is a leader in the food and agriculture space with the unique combination of industry experience across the supply chain and regulatory experience as a subject matter expert for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Dr. Crawford literally helped write the FSMA regulations and was trained in food law by the best of the best at the FDA. Put our experience to work for your company.



Katalyst Consulting LLC


Tel:  831.238.9808

Address: 1300 Mar West St., #10, Tiburon, CA 94920


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