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Troy Crowe

Food Manufacturing Economic Development Core Facility
1805 Collaboration Place, Suite 2300
Ames, IA  50010 


Food Safety and Quality
Product/Process Design


Master of Science, Food Science & Technology, Iowa State University


Before joining CIRAS, Troy was the managing principal of a product and technology development firm focused on the food industry. He led a team of scientists and engineers to formulate new products, improve processes, develop strategies, reduce costs, and create nutritionally or claims-focused foods. Prior to this, Troy worked for several major food manufactures in a research and development role focused on areas such as RTE cereals, fresh bakery, cookies & crackers, and frozen/retort meals.
Serving CIRAS from 2020.