Luisa Castro

Director
Statewide Agricultural Food Safety Program Manager
Hawai‘i Department of Agriculture
Luisa F. Castro, Ph.D. is the new statewide Agricultural Food Safety Program Manager with the Hawai‘i Department of Agriculture. With over 20 years working in agriculture, water quality, rural development and adult education in Hawai‘i, Luisa brings her knowledge and skills to this new unit at the HDOA to develop and implement an Agriculture Food Safety Program to ensure Hawaii’s farmers, ranchers, produce distributors and wholesalers are in compliance with the FDA’s Food Safety Modernization Act. ALP Class XII alumni.