Christine Akoh (Cornell University) is the 2014 recipient of the flavor scholarship award. Additional scholarships were presented to Emily Ball (University of Minnesota), Renee Lalonde (Kansas State University) and Joanna Godyla (Fashion Institute of Technology).
In addition, WFFC has announced its 2014 general board of directors. The officers are: President—Celine Roche (Mane USA), Vice President—Amy Marks-McGee (Trendincite LLC), Secretary—Bea Hornedo (Bontoux), and Treasurer—Kathryn Bardsley-Murano (IFF). The board members include: Anne Marie Api (RIFM), Dolores Avezzano (Independent), Gillian Bleimann (Berje Inc.), Patricia Halle (Ungerer & Co), Joan Huang (Symrise Inc.), Joanne Kennedy (IFF), Cathianne Leonardi (Allen Flavors), Erica Lermond (The John D. Walsh Company), Jeanine Pedersen (Takasago International), Alpa Roman (Flavor & Fragrance Specialties)