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Program Council

The ANR Program Council advises the Vice President on statewide planning and delivery of programs and develops recommendations for allocation of ANR resources.

Goals

  • Provide coordinated statewide planning, evaluation, and prioritization for program direction and delivery of ANR programs
  • Develop recommendations for ANR using a statewide perspective
  • Coordinate planning, implementation and evaluation of ANR’s program teams/workgroups, conferences, strategic initiatives, and statewide programs
  • Provide leadership for defining statewide goals and opportunities for dialogue across the network

Activities include being advisory on:

How They Work

They meet monthly except for August. They make recommendations by consensus. The VP has final decision-making responsibility. They work collaboratively by:

  • Participating in design and execution of work plans
  • Providing input on key issues
  • Involving key stakeholders as necessary
  • Reflecting on and evaluating council activities and accomplishments

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Who They Are

The council is chaired by the Associate Vice President-Programs. Membership is listed below.

 

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Program Council visiting UC Citrus Clonal Protection Facility at UC Riverside September 2019

 

Program Council

Office Information

Program Council
1111 Franklin Street
Oakland, CA 94607
Phone:
Fax:
Email: katherine.webb-martinez@ucop.edu

Staff List

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Program Council Chair

Photo of Dr Wendy Powers Dr Wendy Powers
Title: Associate Vice President, Agriculture and Natural Resources
Address:
1111 Franklin St., 10th Floor
Oakland, CA 94607
Phone: 510-987-9033
Email: wendy.powers@ucop.edu

 

Executive Associate Deans

Photo of Edward R. Atwill Edward R. Atwill
Title: Director, Veterinary Medicine Extension
Specialty: Waterborne zoonotic disease, best management practices , microbial food safety, epidemiology
Address:
Veterinary Medicine Extension
1089 Veterinary Medicine Drive
4207 Vet Med 3B
Davis, CA 95616-8736
Phone: (530) 754-2154
Fax: (530) 752-7181
Email: ratwill@ucdavis.edu

 

Photo of Isgouhi Kaloshian Isgouhi Kaloshian
Title: Divisional Dean for Agriculture and Natural Resources
Specialty: Plant immunity to nematodes and aphids
Address:
Nematology
2107A Genomics Building
(951) 827 3913
Riverside, CA 92521
Phone: (951) 827-3913
Email: ikalosh@ucr.edu

 

Photo of Nicholas J. Mills Nicholas J. Mills
Title: Professor Entomologist-AES
Specialty: Biological control of insect pests, ecology and insect parasitoids, tree fruit pests
Address:
University of California, Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management
130 Mulford Hall, MC 3114
Berkeley, CA 94720-3114
Phone: (510) 642-1711
Fax: (510) 643-5098
Email: nmills@berkeley.edu

 

Photo of Anita M. Oberbauer Anita M. Oberbauer
Title: Professor, Assoc Dean for Research & Outreach (Ag Programs)
Specialty: Cell and molecular biology; animal growth; and development of genetic markers related to health and disease.
Address:
Animal Science
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616-8521
Phone: (530) 752-4997
Email: amoberbauer@ucdavis.edu

 

Vice Provost, Strategic Initiatives and Statewide Programs

Photo of Mark Bell Mark Bell
Title: Vice Provost of Strategic Initiatives and Statewide Programs
Address:
DANR
2801 Second Street
Davis, CA 95618
Phone: (530) 750-1288
Email: mozbell@ucanr.edu

 

Vice Provost, Research and Extension

Photo of David Bunn David Bunn
Title: Vice Provost of Research and Extension
Email: dabunn@ucanr.edu

 

Strategic Initiative Leaders

Photo of Dr Jim Farrar Dr Jim Farrar
Title: Director, Statewide IPM Program
Specialty: IPM, integrated pest management, plant pathology, vegetable diseases, fungi
Address:
UC IPM
2801 Second Street
#152
Davis, CA 95618-7774
Phone: 530-750-1249
Email: jjfarrar@ucanr.edu

 

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

 

Photo of Deanne Meyer Deanne Meyer
Title: CE Specialist
Specialty: Livestock waste management
Address:
Animal Science
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616-8521
Phone: (530) 752-9391
Email: dmeyer@ucdavis.edu

 

Photo of Lynn Schmitt-McQuitty Lynn Schmitt-McQuitty
Title: Statewide 4-H Director
Specialty: Positive Youth Development, Youth Science Literacy, Leadership
Address:
California State 4-H Office
2801 Second Street
Agriculture & Natural Resources
Davis, CA 95618-7774
Phone: 530-750-1334
Fax: 5307561148
Email: lschmittmcquitty@ucanr.edu

 

At Large Representatives

Photo of Jennifer Sowerwine Jennifer Sowerwine
Title: Associate Specialist
Specialty: Metropolitan agriculture, sustainable food systems, agroecology, food security, food sovereignty.
Address:
University of California, Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management
130 Mulford Hall, MC 3114
Berkeley, CA 94720-3114
Email: jsowerwi@berkeley.edu

 

Photo of Dr Georgios Vidalakis Dr Georgios Vidalakis
Title: Professor & UC Extension Specialist in Plant Pathology - Director, Citrus Clonal Protection Program (CCPP)
Specialty: Graft-transmissible diseases of citrus diagnosis and therapy & citrus germplasm.
Address:
Department of Plant Pathology & Microbiology
900 University Avenue
1463 Boyce Hall
Riverside, CA 92521
Phone: (951) 827-3763
Fax: (951) 827-4294
Email: vidalg02@ucr.edu

 

Ex Officio Members

Photo of Joni L Rippee Joni L Rippee
Title: Director, Program Planning & Evaluation
Specialty: ANR - Program Planning, Financial and Budget Management
Notes: Program Council
Address:
ANR, 1111 Franklin St., 10th floor
Franklin 10203
Oakland CA, CA 94607
Phone: 510-987-0136
Fax: (510) 832-8612
Email: joni.rippee@ucop.edu

 

Photo of Tu Tran Tu Tran
Title: Associate Vice President - Business Operations
Address:
1111 Franklin St.
Franklin 10118
Oakland, CA 94607-5200
Phone: 510-987-0022
Fax: 510-587-6203
Email: tu.tran@ucop.edu

 

Support Staff

Photo of Kit Alviz Kit Alviz
Title: Program Policy Analyst 4
Specialty: Program Evaluation
Address:
UC ANR
1111 Franklin St.
5th floor
Oakland, CA 94607-5200
Phone: 510-987-0027
Email: kit.alviz@ucop.edu

 

Photo of Katherine Webb-Martinez MPA Katherine Webb-Martinez MPA
Title: Interim Director
Specialty: Strategic planning, program evaluation, reporting, and impact writing
Address:
UC ANR
1111 Franklin St.
Franklin 10205
Oakland, CA 94607-5200
Phone: (510) 987-0029
Fax: (510) 832-8612
Email: katherine.webb-martinez@ucop.edu

 
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