Oversees the college's research portfolio and serves as Deputy Director of the Minnesota Agricultural Experiment Station. Facilitates research collaboration within the University of Minnesota and coordinates activities with other research institutions. Provides strategic direction and leadership for CFANS Graduate Programs, and as Division Head for the Research and Outreach Center (ROC) system. Provides oversight for facilities management and safety within CFANS.
- Ph.D., University of Nebraska (1992)
- M.S., Texas Tech University (1988)
- B.S., Texas A&M University (1984)