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BAA Policy Board of Directors

The Policy Board of Directors (PBD) of the Board on Agriculture Assembly (BAA) takes appropriate action on key matters affecting the interests of the member institutions and of the Assembly and is responsible to APLU for the management of Assembly affairs. 


  Thomas G. Coon (2023)
  Vice President, Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
  Oklahoma State University

Academic Programs Section

  Susan S. Summer (2021)
  Associate Dean, Academic Programs College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
  Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Cooperative Extension Section

  Michelle S. Rodgers (2021)
  Associate Dean and Director of Cooperative Extension
  University of Delaware


  Mark McGuire (2022)
  Director, Idaho Agricultural Experiment Station

  University of Idaho

International Agriculture Section

  John R. Vreyens (2023)
Director, Global Initiatives
  University of Minnesota Extension

1890 Land-Grant Universities
  Carolyn J. Williams (2021)
Associate Administrator, Cooperative Extension
  Prairie View A&M University

1994 Land-Grant Universities

  Charlene E. Carr (2021)
  Director of Land-Grant Programs
  Institute of American Indian Arts


APLU Non-Land-Grant Universities 

  William F. Brown (2021)
  Dean, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
  Texas Tech University

Insular/Territorial Institutions

  Lee S. Yudin (2020)
Dean and Professor, College of Natural and Applied Sciences
  University of the Guam

APLU (ex officio)

  Douglas L. Steele
  Vice President for Food, Agriculture, and Natural Resources
  Association of Public and Land-grant Universities

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