Ron Degiuli has been named vice president of accounting and finance for the Raisin Administrative Committee and the California Raisin Marketing Board, both based in Fresno.

 “We are very pleased to welcome Ron to our team,” Gary Schulz, president and general manager of the committee and the board said in a news release. “With Ron’s vast experience in accounting, finance and auditing he will no doubt serve as a great asset to the continued success of the RAC and CRMB.”

Degiuli, a certified public accountant, comes to the raisin industry after serving as liaison for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Office of the Chief Financial Officer. Previously, he spent 15 years as a supervisory auditor for the federal government’s Defense Contract Audit Agency.