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Fostering Sustainable Agriculture through Research, Education and Policy since 1984

Board of Directors

Laura Paine РPresident
Grazing and Organic Agriculture Specialist

Ed Erdmann – Vice President
UW-Whitewater, Department of Languages & Literatures

Jamshed Patel –¬†Secretary/Treasurer
Foley & Lardner

Robert “Bob” Bower
Hawthorne Valley Farm

Mark Finser
RSF Social Finance

Anders Gurda
UW-Madison, Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems

Leslie J. Harris
UW-Milwaukee, Communication Department

Lali Watt
CPA

Brian Wickert
Biodynamic Practitioner

Board of Directors Officers (Ex-Officio Members)

Christopher Mann

Bill Liebhardt

Wayne Lueders