Melanie Fisher is the General Manager, Food Standards (Canberra) in Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ). She has experience at senior levels in the Australian Government covering a range of subjects including food regulation, environmental and resource management, primary industries and structural adjustment, and scientific analyses to support policy development.
Ms Fisher is currently responsible for the development of food standards relating to primary production and processing, and public health and nutrition. In addition she manages the work of FSANZ’s Consumer and Social Sciences and Regulatory Economics Units.
Ms Fisher has an undergraduate degree and graduate diploma in psychology and a Master of Public Policy.