Kathy Merritt

Quality & Performance Manager

After more than 20 years in the food industry in a variety of roles from Nutritionist to Product Developer in leading food manufacturers and retailers, Kathy entered the world of learning and development with Reaseheath College, and more recently has worked as a consultant in all areas of training and development, predominantly within the food industry and its associated training organisations and awarding bodies.

Kathy joins FDQ’s assessment team as Quality & Performance Manager, with the primary objective of ensuring quality of delivery and assessment of EPAs. Kathy has many years of experience in the food industry and in training, and has worked with FDQ over the last few years developing qualifications and EPA resources. She now brings this knowledge into her role to ensure that FDQ’s usual high standards of quality are maintained throughout all stages of the EPA process.