State Affairs Committee

Comprised of state government affairs professionals, the State Affairs Committee (SAC) develops GMA policy and objectives at the state level and helps shape GMA’s state legislative strategies to advocate for science-based legislation on a variety of issues that impact GMA members. The SAC reports to the Government Affairs Council.



Staff Liaison: Mr. Greg Costa, Director, State Affairs, Grocery Manufacturers Association

Staff Liaison: Ms. Amanda Hagan, Vice President, State Affairs and Grassroots, Grocery Manufacturers Association

Staff Liaison: Mr. John Hewitt, Western Region Director, Grocery Manufacturers Association

Staff Liaison: Mr. Roger Lowe, Executive Vice President, Strategic Communications, Grocery Manufacturers Association

Members, login to see a full list of committee members.

Members can also access MyMeetings for upcoming committee events.