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2020-2021 Northeast Officers



Dr. Chad Dechow
Penn State University
324 Henning Bldg
University Park, PA 16802-3503



Dr. Maria Hoffman
University of Rhode Island
134 Woodward Hall
9 East Alumni Avenue
Kingston, RI 02881



Dr. Sarah Potts
University of Maryland Extension
Western Maryland Research & Education Center (WMREC)
18330 Keedysville Road
Keedysville, MD 21756


Northeastern Section Director (2019-2022)

Dr. Kristen Govoni
University of Connecticut
Dept of Animal Science
3636 Horsebarn Rd Extension
Unit 4040
Storrs, CT 06269-4040

Graduate Student Representative

Miriam Snider
University of Vermont



Graduate Student Representative

Bailey Basiel
Pennsylvania State University

Northeast Past Presidents

2019-2020          Tara Felix, Pennsylvania State University

2018-2019           Kasey Moyes, University of Maryland 

2017-2018           Sarah Reed, University of Connecticut

2016-2017           Kevin Harvatine, Pennsylvania State University

2015-2016           David B. Edwards, FDA Center for Veterinary Medicine

2014-2015           Ken Griswold, Kemin

2013-2014           Lisa Holden, Pennsylvania State University
2012-2013           Matthew Wilson, West Virginia University

2011-2012           Heather Dann, William H. Miner Agriculture Research Inst.

2010-2011           Douglas Waterman, Nutreco

2009-2010           Erin Connor, USDA-ARS

2008-2009           Michael Van Amburgh, Cornell

2007-2008           Richard Erdman, University of Maryland

2006-2007           Tad Sonstegard, USDA

2005-2006           Tony Capuco, USDA

2004-2005           Richard Barczewski, Delaware State University

2003-2004           Wendie Cohick, Rutgers University

2002-2003           John Comerford, Pennsylvania State University

2001-2002           Pete Erickson, University of New Hampshire

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