Fellows Cohort 12

Derek Aday
Assistant Director of Academic Programs, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, (Currently Serving as Head of Applied Ecology) NC State University

John Beasley
Professor and Head, Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences, Auburn University

John Blanton
Department Head, Animal and Dairy Science, Mississippi State University

Bill Bowerman
Professor and Chair, Environmental Science & Technology, University of Maryland

Theressa Cooper
Assistant Dean for Diversity, College of Agriculture and Life Science, Iowa State University

Rosalind Dale
Extension Administrator (Interim), School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, Cooperative Extension, NC A & T State University

Brian Farkas
Professor and Head, Food Science, Purdue University

Bob Godfrey
Director, Agricultural Experiment Station, University of the Virgin Islands

Gerald Holmes
Director, Strawberry Center, College of Agriculture, Food & Environmental Sciences, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Sean Hurley
Professor, Department of Agribusiness, College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Jeff Hyde
Associate Head, Agricultural Economics, Sociology, & Education, (Currently Serving as Associate Director of Programs) Penn State Extension

David Ivan
Director Greening Michigan Institute, Extension, Michigan State University

Gary Jackson
Director, Mississippi State University Extension Service (MSU-ES), Mississippi State University

Andy Kouba
Professor and Department Head, Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture, College of Forest Resources, Mississippi State University

Wayne Mackay
Professor Dept Head Horticulture, College of Agriculture, Food and Life Sciences, University of Arkansas

Alan Mathew
Professor and Head, Animal Science, Purdue University

Dawn Mellion-Patin
Vice Chancellor for Extension, Southern University Agriculture Research and Extension Center

Kelly Millenbah
Associate Dean and Director, Academic and Student Affairs, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Michigan State University

Alison Motsinger-Reif
Assistant Dept Head, Director, Bioinformatics Consulting and Service Core, Statistics, NC State University

Grace Namwamba
Professor and Chair, Human Ecology, University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Roger Rennekamp
Associate Dean and Director, Ohio State University Extension, The Ohio State University

Liz Snyder
MPH Program Coordinator and Associate Professor Department of Health Sciences, University of Alaska Anchorge and Alaska Food Policy Council (AFPC) Co-Chair

Megan Terp
Research Scientist, Global Product Development, Abbott Nutrition

Quentin Tyler
Assistant Dean/Director of Office of Diversity, College of Agriculture Food and Environment, University of Kentucky (Currently serving as Associate Dean/Director for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Michigan State University)

Joy Ward
Dean’s Professor of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, (Currently serving as Associate Dean of Science Research) University of Kansas

Mike Yoder
North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Associate Director, State Program Leader, 4-H/FCS, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, NC State University