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Deputy Secretary for Animal Health and Food Safety

Gregory Hostetter

Deputy Secretary for Animal Health and Food Safety Gregory Hostetter manages a family grain and beef farm and previously partnered with his father for 23 years to run a 150-acre dairy operation.  He recently served on the United States Department of Agriculture’s Farm Service Agency Pennsylvania state committee, USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service State Technical Committee, the Department of Environmental Protection’s Agriculture Advisory Board, and has been active in the Pennsylvania Farm Bureau.  He will serve as the deputy secretary for animal health and food safety, responsible for the bureaus of Animal Health and Diagnostic Services, Food Safety and Laboratory Services and Dog Law Enforcement.