Lisa Lathus, Regional Sales Director for Coast Packing, is responsible for sales and new business development for the full line of Coast’s lard, tallow and blended shortening products.
Lathus joined Coast in 2017, after more than two decades in agricultural/industrial product sales, with a focus on wholesale accounts. During her career, she has engaged a range of producers throughout the food services sector, most notably within Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), along with Sara Lee Foodservice, California Oils Corporation, and Global Agri-Trade Corporation.
Working with foodservice accounts, manufacturers, restaurant chains, retail and wholesale stores, Lathus has increased sales of edible oils and shortenings and developed special expertise in market trends.
She earned a BS in Health Science and a second degree in Journalism from California State University Fresno.