Our Team


John Matthews III

John is co-owner of Food Safety Resource. John graduated from California State University of Sacramento with a Bachelor degree in Marketing. His family both farms and has owned a packing facility in Linden, CA in which he brings extensive knowledge of running a packing facility. 


Rafael Gomez

Rafael is co-owner of Food Safety Resource. He has eleven years of food safety experience in both packing, cold storage and growing environments with strong program development skills. Rafael is the technical developer of our written food safety programs. His knowledge in risk analysis and implementation exceeds


Veronica Gomez

Veronica is a graduate of California State University of Sacramento with a Bachelor degree in Criminal Justice. She has worked with a packing facility in the food safety department developing skills including ATP swabbing, environmental monitoring, and program organization.


our company

Food Safety Resource, Inc was founded in November 2011 to meet market and government food safety compliance requirements. Our stated purpose is "Simplifying Certification", whether the certification required is regulatory or market driven. As a resource of food safety within the agricultural industry, we are here to lessen the confusion and ease the transition towards food safety compliance. Services such as bilingual employee training, food safety programs, and audit representation are just some of the ways Food Safety Resource assists in establishing a food safety program and attain a third party certification for the client's establishment. Our clients range from large corporate packing operations to small individual growers.  FSR would love the opportunity to discuss your food safety needs!