Project Leadership

Extension and Outreach Working Group​

Field Activities Working Group

Plastics Analysis Working Group

Soil Ecology Working Group

Supply Chain/Life Cycle Assessment Working Group

Technology Adoption Working Group

Project Assessment Working Group

Graduate Students

Technical Staff

 

 

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Douglas Hayes picture

Douglas Hayes

Project Director
University of Tennessee
 
Annette Wszelaki picture
Annette Wszelaki
Project Co-Director
University of Tennessee
 
Jennifer DeBruyn picture
Project Co-Director
University of Tennessee
 
Markus Flury picture
Markus Flury
Campus Director
Washington State University
 
Eric Belasco picture
Campus Director
Montana State University
 
EXTENSION & OUTREACH WORKING GROUP
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Carol Miles picture

Carol Miles
Group Leader
 
Washington State University
Professor
Vegetable horticulturist
 
Eric Belasco picture

Eric Belasco
Montana State University
Assistant Professor
Agricultural economist
Chris Benedict picture
Washington State University
Extension Specialist
Horticulturist
 

Washington State University
Extension Specialist
Horticulturist
 
Susan Schexnayder picture
Susan Schexnayder
University of Tennessee
Senior Research Associate
Anthropologist
Annette Wszelaki picture
Annette Wszelaki
University of Tennessee
Associate Professor, Extension
Vegetable horticulturist
FIELD ACTIVITIES WORKING GROUP



Debra Inglis
Group Leader
 
Washington State University
Professor
Plant pathologist
 
Carol Miles picture

Carol Miles
Washington State University
Professor
Vegetable horticulturist
Arnold Saxton picture

Arnold Saxton
University of Tennessee
Professor
Statistician, genomic scientist

Annete Wszelaki picture 

 

Annette Wszelaki
University of Tennessee
Associate Professor, Extension
Vegetable horticulturist


Washington State University
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Plant pathologist
PLASTICS ANALYSIS WORKING GROUP
Douglas Hayes picture
Douglas Hayes​​
Group Leader
 
University of Tennessee
Professor
Biological process engineer

 

Larry Wadsworth picture

Larry Wadsworth
University of Tennessee
Professor
Fiber and polymer scientist
lwadswor@utk.edu
 SOIL ECOLOGY WORKING GROUP

Markus Flury picture

Markus Flury
Group Leader
 
Washington State University
Professor
Soil scientist
 
Andy Barry picture

Andy Bary
Washington State University
Senior Scientific Associate
Soil scientist
Craig Cogger picture

Craig Cogger
Washington State University
Scientist, Extension specialist
Soil scientist
 
Jenn DeBruyn picture

Jennifer DeBruyn
University of Tennessee
Assistant Professor
Environmental microbiologist
 
Sean Schaeffer picture

Sean Schaeffer
University of Tennessee
Assistant ProfessorProfessor
Biogeochemist
 
SUPPLY CHAIN / LIFE CYCLE ASSESSMENT WORKING GROUP

Thomas Marsh picture

​​Thomas Marsh
Group Leader
 
Washington State University
Professor
Economist
 
Eric Belasco picture

​​Eric Belasco
Montana State University
Assistant Professor
Agricultural economist


Ting Chi
Washington State University
Associate Professor
Supply chain interdisciplinary scientist
tchi@wsu.edu



Hayley Chouinard
Washington State University
Associate Professor
Agricultural economist
chouinard@wsu.edu

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Suzette Galinato
Washington State University
Research Associate
Environmental economist
 
Peter Tozer picture

​​Peter Tozer
Consultant
Economist
 
Margarita Velandia picture

​​​Margarita Velandia
University of Tennessee
Associate Professor
Economist
 
TECHNOLOGY ADOPTION WORKING GROUP
Jessica Goldberger picture
 
Group Leader
 
Washington State University
Associate Professor
Sociologist
 
Chris Benedict picture
Chris Benedict
Washington State University
Extension Specialist
Horticulturist
Washington State University
Extension Specialist
Horticulturist
Mark Fly picture
University of Tennessee
Professor
Environmental psychologist
Susan Schexnayder picture
​​​Susan Schexnayder
University of Tennessee
Senior Research Associate
Anthropologist
Margarita Velandia picture Margarita Velandia
University of Tennessee
Associate Professor
Economist
Annete Wszelaki picture
Annette Wszelaki
University of Tennessee
Associate Professor, Extension
Vegetable horticulturist
  
Katherine Dentzman
Washington State University
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Sociologist
​ ​​PROJECT ASSESSMENT WORKING GROUP

Suzettte Galinato picture

​​Suzette Galinato
Group Leader
 
Washington State University
Research Associate
Environmental economist
 
Susan Schexnayder picture

​​​​Susan Schexnayder 
University of Tennessee
Senior Research Associate
Anthropologist
 
Peter Tozer picture
 
​​Peter Tozer
Consultant 
Economist
 

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GRADUATE STUDENTS

Marife Anunciado
Plastics Analysis Working Group
University of Tennessee
PhD Student
Sreejata Bandopadhyay
Soil Ecology Working Group
University of Tennessee
PhD Student



Sarah Bellingham
Supply Chain/LCA Working Group
University of Tennessee
MS Student

Kuan-Ju Chen
Supply Chain/LCA Working Group
Washington State University
PhD Student

Matthew Edwards
Supply Chain/LCA Working Group
University of Tennessee
MS Student
 

Marie English
Soil Ecology Working Group
University of Tennessee
MS Student
menglis5@vols.utk.edu

Shuresh Ghimire
Field Activities Working Group
Washington State University
PhD Student



Jose Liquet y Gonzalez
Soil Ecology Working Group
University of Tennessee
PhD Student
 

Henry Sintim
Soil Ecology Working Group
Washington State University
PhD Student

​ TECHNICAL STAFF

Babette Gunderson
Field Activities Working Group
Washington State University
Agricultural Research Technologist
 
Field Activities Working Group
Washington State University
Research Assistant

Jennifer Moore
Field Activities & Extension and Outreach Working Groups
University of Tennessee
Research Specialist
Horticulturist

Field Activities Working Group
Washington State University
Research Technician

 
Field Activities Working Group
Washington State University
Agricultural Research Technologist