Mars Petcare US - Mikayla Ladimir
Mikayla Ladimir possesses a distinguished background in the food technology industry. Mikayla Ladimir’s first role focused on formulating dry custom blends with NAMAR FOODS in Paramount, California. Mikayla Ladimir currently serves as a Quality and Food Safety Technologist with Mars Petcare US. Mikayla Ladimir has served with Mars Petcare US since 2004, operating in a variety of positions. Beginning as a Pilot Plant Technician, Mikayla Ladimir demonstrated exceptional leadership by leading a team of technicians to develop new products, advancing the company’s performance. Before becoming a Quality and Food Safety Technologist, Mikayla Ladimir served as a Quality Services Technician and a Co-pack Quality Technician. Mikayla Ladimir received a Bachelor of Science in Dietetics and Food Administration from California State University Long Beach, and is currently in the process of completing an online Master of Science degree in Food Safety from Michigan State University. Mikayla Ladimir’s training and education have provided her a strong foundation of knowledge regarding U.S. food laws and regulations, as well as food safety epidemiology. A member of professional organizations, Mikayla Ladimir belongs to the Southern California Institute of Food Technologists Section (SCIFTS) and the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT).