President, Connecticut Food Association (CFA)
Wayne Pesce is President of the Connecticut Food Association (CFA), the association of food retailers and wholesalers, which represents over 250 member companies in Connecticut. Under his leadership, CFA has emerged as a member centered organization helping food retailers and their supplier network succeed. Pesce has been recognized for his leadership in the food industry having been inducted into the Connecticut Food Association Hall of Fame in 2013. He has served on the Connecticut state task force to study methods for reducing consumer packaging that generates solid waste, Co-chairs the Connecticut Economic Recovery Working Group and is also a former member of the Connecticut Food Policy Council.