Roger Lawrence is responsible for Quality Assurance, Food Safety and Defense, Regulatory Systems and Programs throughout McCormick's worldwide operations and supply chain. The Corporate Quality Assurance Group provides strategic direction and operational guidance to subsidiaries, joint ventures and licensees. They also provide quality, regulatory, and food safety support to retail, food service and industrial customers.
Previously, at McCormick, Mr. Lawrence held technical and quality assurance Vice President positions in the US, Asia, and Europe.
Mr. Lawrence is the past President of the Board of Directors for the American Spice Trade Association (ASTA). He serves on the Scientific and Regulatory Affairs Council (SRAC) of GMA (Grocery Manufacturers of America) and is a member of the Executive Committee for SRAC.