About

The ESCOP Budget and Legislative Committee (B&L) is charged with developing annual justifications for the federal budget process, in consultation with other sections of the BAA and other stakeholders; recommending appropriate science and technology programs that are linked to multistate and national research initiatives; and providing guidance in the assessment of impacts resulting from SAES/ARD system.

Upcoming Events

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Members

NameCommittee PositionAffiliationEmail
Bill Brown
Chair
SAAESDwfbrown@tennessee.edu
Ernie Minton
Incoming Chair
NCRAeminton@ksu.edu
Gary ThompsonESCOP Chair/PBD Rep
NERA, ESCOP on Policy Board of Directorsgat10@psu.edu
Moses Kairo
MemberARDmkairo@umes.edu
Dave Benfield
MemberNCRAbenfield.2@osu.edu
Tim Phipps
MemberNERAtphipps@wvu.edu
Jon Wraith
MemberNERAjon.wraith@unh.edu
George Hopper
MemberSAAESDghopper@ext.msstate.edu
Saied Mostaghimi
MemberSAAESDsmostagh@vt.edu
Glenda Humiston
MemberWAAESDGlenda.Humiston@ucop.edu
Jim Moyer
MemberWAAESDAgResearch@wsu.edu
Doug SteeleLiaison
ECOPdsteele@tamu.edu
Rebecca Walth
Liaison
CARETwalth@valleytel.net
Ian Maw
LiaisonAPLUimaw@aplu.org
Eddie Gouge
LiaisonAPLUegouge@aplu.org
Jim Richards
LiaisonCGA
jrichards@cgagroup.com
Hunt Shipman
LiaisonCGA
hshipman@cgagroup.com
Jeremy Witte
LiaisonCGA
jwitte@cgagroup.com
Bob Holland
LiaisonNIFArholland@nifa.usda.gov
Josh Stull
Liaison
NIFAjstull@nifa.usda.gov
Paula Geiger
LiaisonNIFApgeiger@nifa.usda.gov
Glen Hoffsis
LiaisonBVMhoffsis.1@osu.edu
Cheryl Achterberg
LiaisonBHScachterberg@ehe.osu.edu
Mike Harrington
Executive Vice-ChairWAAESDMichael.Harrington@colostate.edu
Sarah Lupis
Assistant Executive Vice-ChairWAAESDsarah.lupis@colostate.edu