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Communications and Agricultural Education

Communications and Agricultural Education

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The President's Cabinet webpage is a source of current administrators and organizational structure.
Central Administration
Richard H. Linton
, Kansas State University President
Charles Taber, Provost and Executive Vice President 
Marshall Stewart, Senior Vice President for Executive Affairs, University Engagement and Partnerships, and Chief of Staff
Ashley Bourne, Interim Vice President for Communications and Marketing
David Rosowsky, Vice President for Research

K-State Research and Extension

Find current College of Agriculture adminstration and organizationl chart here.
J. Ernest “Ernie” Minton, Director, K-State Research and Extension, and Dean, College of Agriculture
Gregg Hadley, Director for Extension 
Martin Draper, Interim Director for Research 
Nina Lilja, Associate Dean for International Agricultural Programs
Zelia Wiley, Assistant Dean for Diversity Programs
Susan MetzgerAssociate Director for Agriculture and Extension, Director of KCARE and Kansas Water Institute
Chris OnstadAssociate Director for Field Operations
Vacant, Department Head and Program Leader, 4-H Youth Development 
Rick PetersonAssociate Director for Extension Programs
Laurie ChandlerAssociate Program Leader
Jennifer Wilson, Extension Operations Leader
Susan Metzger, Director, Kansas Center for Agricultural Resources and the Environment
Elizabeth Kiss, Interim Program Leader for Family and Consumer Sciences  
Trudy Rice, Program Leader for Community Vitality
Cheryl Boyer, Program Leader for Agriculture and Natural Resources

Regional Directors
Carla Nemecek
, Regional Extension Director, Eastern
Aliesa Woods, Regional Extension Director, Central
Mary Sullivan, Regional Extension Director, Western

Research-Extension Centers
See the K-State Research and Extension Statewide Locations page for links to county and district office, research and extension centers, experiment fields, and horticulture centers.

College of Agriculture
J. Ernest “Ernie” Minton, Dean, College of Agriculture and Director, K-State Research and Extension
Dan Moser, Associate Dean for Academic Programs
Martin Draper, Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Programs
Nina Lilja, Associate Dean for International Agricultural Programs
Vacant, Assistant Dean, Academic Programs 
Zelia Wiley, Assistant Dean for Diversity Programs
Raj Khosla, Department Head, Agronomy
Allen Featherstone, Department Head, Agricultural Economics
Michael L. Day, Department Head, Animal Sciences and Industry
Jason Ellis, Department Head, Communications and Agricultural Education
Brian McCornack, Department Head, Entomology
Jeanette Thurston, Director, Food Science Institute
Vacant, Department Head, Grain Science and Industry
Steve Keeley, Department Head, Horticulture and Natural Resources
Megan Kennelly, Department Head, Plant Pathology

Development Officers
Kim Schirer
, Senior Director of Development, College of Agriculture
Casey Droddy, Development Officer, College of Agriculture
Gordon Dowell, Assistant Director of Gift Planning 

Affiliated Colleges and Departments
Bonnie Rush, Interim Dean of Veterinary Medicine 
Matt O'Keefe, Dean of the Carl R. Ice College of Engineering
Amit Chakrabarti, Dean of Arts and Sciences
Vacant, Dean of Human Ecology
Mark Wilkins, Department Head, Biological and Agricultural Engineeringcnt