About

The ESCOP Executive Committee (EC) is charged to assist the chair on actions needed between regular meetings of ESCOP, including, but not limited to handling the continuing business of ESCOP and ESS; attending to all organization and policy matters with APLU, agencies of the federal government, farm (commodity and agribusiness) organizations and groups; assessing the goals and purposes of the organization on a continuing basis; recommending changes in the structure and organization of ESCOP to meet society’s needs and the needs of the section; assuring that appropriate lines of communication are identified and effectively implemented and maintained; identifying expertise among stakeholders and within the section for possible service in various roles (e.g., advisory groups).

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Members

NameCommittee PositionAffiliationEmail
Deb Hamernik
ESCOP Chair
NCRAdhamernik2@unl.edu
George HopperESCOP Incoming Chair
SAAESDghopper@cfr.msstate.edu
Gary Thompson
ESCOP Past Chair
NERAgat10@psu.edu
Ernie MintonChair B&L
NCRAeminton@ksu.edu
Laura LavineChair S&T
WAAESDlavine@wsu.edu
Fred ServelloChair NRSP RCNERAfred.servello@maine.edu
Govind Kannan
Regional Past Chair
ARDgovindak@fvsu.edu
Jan NyropRegional Past Chair
NERAjpn2@cornell.edu
Joe CollettiRegional Past Chair
NCRAcolletti@iastate.edu
Jackie BurnsRegional Past ChairSAAESDjkbu@ufl.edu
Glenda HumistonRegional Past Chair
WAAESDglenda.humiston@ucop.edu
Rebecca Walth
Liaison
CARETwalth@valleytel.net
Ian Maw
LiaisonAPLU
imaw@aplu.org
Meryl BroussardLiaisonNIFAmbroussard@nifa.usda.gov
Jeff JacobsenExecutive Vice-Chair, Ex-officioNCRAjjacobsn@msu.edu
Chris Hamilton
Assistant Executive Vice-Chair, Ex-officioNCRAChristina.hamilton@wisc.edu
Rick RhodesExecutive Director, Ex-officioNERArcrhodes@uri.edu
David LeibovitzCoordinator, Ex-officioNERAdavid_leibovitz@uri.edu
Eric Young
Executive Director, Ex-officioSAAESDeyoung@ncsu.edu
Donna PearceAssistant to the Executive Director, Ex-officioSAAESDdonna_pearce@ncsu.edu
Alton Thompson
Executive Director, Ex-officioARDathompson1@ncat.edu
Mike Harrington
Executive Vice-Chair, Ex-officioWAAESDMichael.Harrington@colostate.edu
Assistant Director, Ex-officioWAAESD