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Scuse Named Acting Deputy Ag Secretary

Monday, May 6, 2013

(American Meat Institute)

Michael Scuse has been named acting Deputy Secretary of Agriculture effective May 4, replacing Kathleen Merrigan.  Scuse has been serving as Under Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services (FFAS) and as a member of the board of directors of the Commodity Credit Corporation. Before joining the Obama administration, he was Delaware agriculture secretary and served as president of the Northeast Association of State Departments of Agriculture. Darci Vetter will serve as acting Under Secretary for FFAS, and Suzanne Heinen will serve as acting Deputy Under Secretary for FFAS.

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