Dairy Nutrition and Extension
Ph.D., Dairy Cattle Nutrition, 1997: University of Minnesota, St Paul MN.
M.S., Animal Science-Forages/Nutrition, 1987: University of Minnesota, St Paul MN.
D.V.M., Veterinary Science, 1983: University of Uruguay, Uruguay.
Dairy Club Advisor
Leadership in developing, implementing and evaluating impact/outcome based formal and non-formal education programs as per current concepts in Dairy Science and the "Vision" for the South Dakota Cooperative Extension Service.
Member of the American Dairy Science Association (ADSA)
Member of the Honor Society for Agriculture
Awards & Honors:
Recipient of the 2002 Team Award from the College of Agriculture and Biological Sciences. SDSU in recognition of the efforts displayed to help producers during the 2002 drought.
2006 - Extension: Gamma Sigma Delta Award
2007 - Extension: "Excellence in Service" F.O. Butler Award
2008 - Extension: U.S. Government Presidential Service Award
2009 - Extension: Dean and Director's Exceptional Leadership Award
2011 – Alltech: Certificate of Recognition in service.