Joseph F. McGinnis is a Captain in the U.S. Public Health Service whose current Duty Station is the New Jersey District Office of the Food and Drug Administration. He began his FDA career in 1994 as an Investigator in New Jersey’s North Brunswick Resident Post, and became a Compliance Officer in June of 2000. In January 2012, he was promoted to the Director of Compliance Branch. Captain McGinnis also serves as a member of the DHHS Secretary’s National Incident Support Team, FDA’s Pharmaceutical Inspectorate team, and is a graduate of the agency’s Leadership Development Program. Mr. McGinnis is a 1986 graduate of Rutgers University College of Pharmacy. Prior to joining the FDA, he worked in the pharmaceutical industry for five years and as a retail Pharmacist for three years.