Board of Trustees



Dr. Mark Cochran (Chair) (2019)
Vice President for Agriculture,
Head of the UA Division of Agriculture and 
Professor of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
University of Arkansas


Dr. Dale Bauman (2019)
Liberty Hyde Bailey Professor
Cornell University

Julie Borlaug Larson (2020)
Vice President of Communications
INARI Agriculture, A Flagship Pioneering Company
Mr. Jamie Eichorn (2021)
Head of Seedcare North America
Mr. James C. Greenwood (2018)
President and CEO
Biotechnology Industry Organization
  Mr. Craig Hill (2019)
Iowa Farm Bureau Federation
Representing American Farm Bureau Federation

Dr. Stanley Johnson (2019)
Chair of the Board of the National Center for Food and Agricultural Policy
Assistant to the Dean for Special Projects College of Agriculture, Biotechnology, and Natural Resources
University of Nevada, Reno
  Dr. Mike Strain (2019)
Commissioner of the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry

Dr. Gary Thompson (2019)
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education Director, PA Agricultural Experiment Station
Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences