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MWA Outreach, Diversity, and Equal Opportunity Members

ODEO Member and Role:

Member Contact Info:
 

Kelli Adkins
Chair, 
Secretary & Medley Editor

Program Support Assistant
Forage Animal Production Research Unit: Lexington, KY

EmailKelli.Adkins@usda.gov

Phone: (859) 257- 1647
Fax: (859) 257 - 3334

John Prueger
Co-Chair
Research Soil Scientist
Soil, Water, and Air Resources Research Unit: Ames, IA 

EmailJohn.Prueger@usda.gov
Phone: (515) 294 - 7825
Fax: (515) 294 - 9359

Paul Scott
Engagement Council Representative 
Research Geneticist
Corn Insect & Crop Genetics Research Unit: Ames, IA

EmailPaul.Scott@usda.gov
Phone: (515) 294 - 7825
Fax: (515) 294 - 9359

Scott Anderson
Sponsor 
Area Administrative Office Director
Midwest Area Administrative Office: Peoria, IL

Email: Scott.A.Anderson@usda.gov
Phone: (309) 681 - 6606
Fax: (309) 681 - 6684

Alberto Pantoja
Sponsor
Midwest Area Acting Director
Office of the Area Director: Peoria, IL

 

EmailAlberto.Pantoja@usda.gov
Phone: (309) 681 - 6602
Fax: (309) 681 - 6684

Christopher Sacchetti
Equal Employment Specialist
Equal Employment Manager
Office of the Area Director: Peoria, IL

EmailChristopher.Sacchetti@usda.gov
Phone: (309) 681 - 6604
Fax: (309) 681 - 6684

Sherri Buxton
Technical Advisor
Management Analyst
Office of the Area Director: Peoria, IL

EmailSherri.Buxton@usda.gov
Phone: (309) 681 - 6602
Fax: (309) 681 - 6684

Christina Olshawsky
Recorder
Human Resources Specialist 
Midwest Area Administrative Office: Peoria, IL

Email: Christina.Olshawsky@usda.gov
Phone: (309) 681 - 6482
Fax: (309) 681 - 6683

Bruce Hibbard
Member
Research Entomologist
Plant Genetics Research Unit: Columbia, MO

EmailBruce.Hibbard@usda.gov
Phone: (573) 882 - 6281
Fax: (573) 884 - 7850

John Baker
Member
Location Coordinator and Research Leader  Soil and Water Management Unit: Saint Paul, MN

Email: John.Baker@usda.gov
Phone: (612) 625 - 4249
Fax: (651) 649 - 5175

Melinda Nunnally
Member
Biological Science Lab Technician
Renewable Products Technology Research Unit: Peoria, IL

EmailMelinda.Nunnally@usda.gov
Phone: (309) 681 - 6377
Fax: (309) 681 - 6040

Karen Cichy
Member
Research Geneticist -Plants
Sugar-Beet and Bean Research Unit: East Lansing, MI

Email: Karen.Cichy@usda.gov
Phone: (517) 353 - 0210
Fax: (517) 337 - 6782

Leona Horst 
Member
Horticulturist
A
pplication Technology Research Unit: Wooster, OH 

EmailLeona.Horst@usda.gov
Phone: (330) 263 - 3691
Fax: (330) 263 - 3841

Steven Clough
Member
Research Geneticist -Plants
Soybean/Maize Germplasm,Pathology, and Genetics Unit: Urbana, IL

EmailSteven.Clough@usda.gov
Phone: (217) 265 - 6452
Fax: (217) 244- 7703

Dennis Halterman
Member
Research Geneticist
Vegetable Crops Research Unit: Madison, WI

EmailDennis.Halterman@usda.gov
Phone: (608) 265 - 2144
Fax: (608) 263- 2626

Sherry Egbert
Member
Administrative Officer 
Location Support Staff: West Lafayette, IN.

Email: Sherry.Egbert@usda.gov
Phone: (765) 494 - 9726
Fax: (765) 496 - 1993

Christopher Wente
Member
Agricultural Science Research Technician
Soil Management Research Unit: Morris, MN

EmailChristopher Wente@usda.gov
Phone: (320) 585 - 8466
Fax: (320) 589- 3787