Our Team


Janice Neitzel, Principal and Founder

As CEO, Ms. Janice Neitzel uses a data-driven approach in guiding top food industry decision-makers in answering consumer demand for higher animal welfare meat, dairy, and eggs. Her clients range from international to North American to regional food companies, including … Read More


Dr. Temple Grandin, Advisor

Dr. Temple Grandin is an expert on animal behavior and Professor of Animal Science at Colorado State University. Dr. Grandin has designed humane handling systems for half the cattle-processing facilities in the US, as well as in Canada, Europe, Mexico, … Read More


Dr. Wendy Fulwider, Principal and Advisor

Dr. Fulwider studied under Dr. Temple Grandin and works with producers providing 3rd Party Audits to evaluate their handling and housing practices and improve animal well-being. Dr. Fulwider was Farm Animal Care Specialist for Organic Valley, the nation’s largest organic-farmer cooperative, … Read More


Dr. Giuliana Miguel, Principal and Advisor

Giuliana Miguel is a Peruvian veterinarian who holds an MSc in Applied Animal Behaviour and Welfare from the University of Edinburgh and a Ph.D. in dairy cattle applied behavior and welfare from the University of Nottingham. She has trained under … Read More


Sarah Lozanova, Principal

Sarah Lozanova conducts research, data analysis and handles corporate communications for Sustainable Solutions Group. She has an MBA in sustainable management, speaks Spanish, and has relationships with numerous media outlets. Sarah has collaborated with dairy farmers in Ireland, Peru, and … Read More


Vicki Gerberich, Certified Nutritionist

Ms. Gerberich, MS, CN is a certified nutritionist educating people to increase their level of nourishment through the foods they eat.  She teaches people how to incorporate healthy foods and sustainable “good for you-good for the earth” practices into their lives based … Read More


Alma Triplett, Business Development Manager

Ms. Triplett has 26 years experience at a $24B global restaurant company managing global and multi-cultural organizational change through identification and management of stakeholders, organizational design, leadership development, training, talent management, workforce strategies, and planning and executing key communications.  With … Read More


Amanda Provenzano, Principal

Ms. Provenzano has a decade of sustainability experience focusing on sustainable food production, corporate social responsibility and environmental certifications. At a $10 billion international discount grocer she implemented and managed a social compliance program while developing a supplier engagement and … Read More


Mariana Takacs, Principal

Ms. Takacs is an experienced data analyst. She speaks several European languages; being fluent in Romanian and Hungarian with some conversational French. After decades as a project manager and data analyst in information technology for Fortune 500 corporations, she taught … Read More