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Water Quality, Quantity and Security Panel Members

How the Panel helps

The SI Panels help

Unify

1. Create vision, 2. Identify themes & priorities, 3. Input to Strategic Plan, 4. Hold meetings, 5. Operate a think tank, 6. Help build capacity, 7. Input to staffing needs, and 8. Manage grants

Communicate

1. Collate stories & highlights, 2. Develop materials (white papers, etc.), 3. Foster debate

Advocate

1. Represent UC ANR and the SI, 2. Engage stakeholders and government, 3. Raise awareness, 4.Represent on Program Council

Initiative Leader

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David J Lewis
Title: Director
Specialty: Watershed Management and Research
Address:
Cooperative Extension Marin County
1682 Novato Boulevard
Suite 150-B
Novato, CA 94947
Phone: (415) 473-4204
Email: djllewis@ucanr.edu

Panel Members

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Andre S Biscaro
Title: Irrigation and Water Resources Advisor
Specialty: Irrigation and nutrient management of berry and vegetable crops
Address:
Cooperative Extension Ventura County
669 County Square Drive, #100
Ventura, CA 93003-5401
Phone: 805-645-1465
Email: asbiscaro@ucdavis.edu
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Dr Ellen Bruno
Title: CE Specialist in Quantitative Policy Analysis
Specialty: Agricultural economics, water resource economics
Address:
223 Giannini Hall
Berkeley, CA, CA 94720
Email: ebruno@berkeley.edu
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Amir Haghverdi
Title: Assistant CE Specialist
Specialty: Urban Water Management
Address:
2258 Geology Building
Riverside, CA 92521-0424
Phone: 951-827-4774
Email: amir.haghverdi@ucr.edu
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Janet Hartin
Title: Area Environmental Horticulture Advisor and County Co-Director
Specialty: Environmental horticulture, arboriculture, sustainable landscapes (irrigation and soil/water relations; greenwaste management; integrated pest management stressing prevention); Master Gardener program
Address:
Cooperative Extension San Bernardino County
777 East Rialto Avenue
San Bernardino, CA 92415-0730
Phone: (951) 313-2023
Email: jshartin@ucanr.edu
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Darren L. Haver
Title: Water Resources/Water Quality Advisor and Director of South Coast REC and UCCE Orange
Address:
South Coast Research & Extension Center
7601 Irvine Blvd.
Irvine, CA 92618
Phone: (949) 301-9182 x1002
Email: dlhaver@ucanr.edu
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Isaya Kisekka
Title: Assistant Professor and Assistant Irrigation Engineer in AES
Specialty: Irrigation Management and Agricultural Water Management
Address:
LAWR/Hoagland
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
Phone: 530-379-9549
Email: ikisekka@ucdavis.edu
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Michelle Leinfelder-Miles Ph.D.
Title: Farm Advisor
Specialty: Crop Production, Soil and Water Resources, the Delta
Address:
Cooperative Extension San Joaquin County
2101 East Earhart Avenue, Suite 200
Stockton, CA 95206
Phone: 209-953-6100
Email: mmleinfeldermiles@ucanr.edu
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David J Lewis
Title: Director
Specialty: Watershed Management and Research
Address:
Cooperative Extension Marin County
1682 Novato Boulevard
Suite 150-B
Novato, CA 94947
Phone: (415) 473-4204
Email: djllewis@ucanr.edu
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Mallika Nocco
Title: Assistant Cooperative Extension Specialist
Specialty: Soil-Plant-Water Relations; Irrigation Management
Email: manocco@ucdavis.edu
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Tapan B. Pathak
Title: Specialist in Climate Adaptation in Ag
Specialty: Applied climate in agriculture
Address:
UC Merced - Sierra Nevada Research Institute
5200 N. Lake Road
Merced, CA 95343
Phone: 209-228-2520
Email: tpathak@ucanr.edu