Producers: Trainer Directory

National Trainers
If you are interested in learning more about the Infection Control Tools for Beef and Dairy Producers, contact a trainer in your state or region.

Alabama Dr. Frank Owsley
Auburn University
210 Upchurch Hall, Animal Science Dept
Auburn, AL 36849-5415
Phone: 334-844-1505
Email: owslewf [at]

Dr. Soren Rodning
Auburn University
1500 Wire Rd.
Auburn, AL 36849
Phone: 334-844-4490
Email: rodnisp [at]

Alaska Dr. Milan Shipka
University of Alaska
Dept. of Plant, Animal & Soil Sciences
PO Box 757200
Fairbanks, AK 99775-7200
Phone: 907-474-7429
Email: ffmps [at]

Arkansas Dr. Brett Barham
University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension
2301 S University Ave
Little Rock, AR 72204
Phone: 501-671-2162
Email: bbarham [at]
Dr. Shane Gadberry
University of Arkansas
2301 S. University
Little Rock, AR 72203
Phone: 501-671-2169
Email: sgadberry [at] - -


Dr. Daniel Drake
University of California, Davis
1655 So. Main Street
Yreka, CA 96097
Phone: 530-842-2711
Email: djdrake [at]

Dr. Larry Forero
University of California
1851 Hartenll Ave.
Redding, CA 96002
Phone: 530-224-4900
Email: lcforero [at]

Colorado Dr. Travis Hoffman
Colorado State University
Dept of Animal Science
Ft. Collins, CO 80523-1171
Phone: 970-222-7569
Email: Travis.Hoffman [at]

Delaware Dr. David Marshall
University of Delaware
531 S. College Avenue
034 Townsend Hall
Newark, DE 19716-2150
Phone: 302-831-1340
Email: davidlm [at]

Florida Dr. Albert De Vries
University of Florida
Building 459, Shealy Drive
Gainesville, FL 32608
Phone: 352-392-7563
Email: devries [at]
Dr. Matt Hersom
University of Florida
PO Box 110910
Gainesville, FL 32611-0910
Phone: 352-392-2390
Email: hersom [at]

Hawaii Dr. Brent Buckley
University of Hawaii
1955 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI 96822
Phone: 808-956-7090
Email: buckley [at]

Idaho Dr. Mireille Chahine
University of Idaho
PO Box 1827
Twin Falls, ID 83303
Phone: 208-736-3609
Email: mchahine [at]

Dr. Richard Norell
University of Idaho
1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 205
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
Phone: 208-529-8376
Email: rnorell [at]

Indiana Dr. Scott Lake
Purdue University
915 W. State St.
West Lafayette, IN 47907
Phone: 765-494-4860
Email: scotlake [at]
Dr. Michael Schutz
Purdue University
125 S. Russell Street #105
West Lafayette, IN 47907
Phone: 765-494-9478
Email: mschutz [at]

Iowa Mr. Dennis DeWitt
Iowa State University
1515 Marks Court
Spencer, IA 51301-2850
Phone: 712-260-0019
Email: dewitt [at]
Dr. Chris Mondak
Iowa State University, Sioux County Extension Office
805 Hwy 10 W, District 1
Orange City, IA 51041
Phone: 712-737-4230
Email: cmondak [at]

Kansas Dr. Dale A. Blasi
Kansas State University
229 Weber Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
Phone: 785-532-5427
Email: dblasi [at]
Dr. Larry Hollis
Kansas State University
137 Call Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
Phone: 785-532-1246
Email: lhollis [at]

Kentucky Dr. Roy Burris
University of Kentucky
P.0. Box 469
Princeton, KY 42445
Phone: 270-365-7541
Email: rburris [at]
Dr. William Crist
University of Kentucky
407 W P Garrigus Bldg
Lexington, KY 40546-0215
Phone: 859-257-7543
Email: wcrist [at]

Louisiana Dr. Christine Navarre
Louisiana State University
111 Dalrymple Building, Department of Veterinary Science
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Photo: 225-578-4194
Email: cnavarre [at]
Dr. Jason Rowntree
Louisiana State University AgCenter
107 Francioni
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Photo: 225-578-3345
Email: jrowntree [at]

Maryland Mr. Michael Bell
University of Maryland
700 Agriculture Center
Westminster, MD 21157-5700
Phone: 410-386-2760
Email: mbell [at]
Mr. Stanley Fultz
University of Maryland
330 Montevue Lane
Frederick, MD 21702
Phone: 301-631-3578
Email: sfultz [at]
  Dr. Robert Peters
University of Maryland
Department of Animal and Avian Sciences
College Park, MD 20742-2311
Phone: 301-405-1401
Email: bobp [at]

Massachusetts Ms. Carrie Chickering-Sears
University of Massachusetts Amherst
23 Tillson Farm Road
Amherst, MA 01003
Phone: 413-549-3257
Email: ccsears [at]
Dr. Mark Huyler
University of Massachusetts
302 Stockbridge Hall
Amherst, MA 01003
Phone: 413-545-2344
Email: mhuyler [at]

Michigan Dr. Ted Ferris
Michigan State University
1205 Anthony Hall
East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone: 517-355-8442
Email: ferris4077 [at]
Dr. Dan Grooms
Michigan State University
College of Vet Med, A100 VTH
East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone: 517-432-1494
Email: groomsd [at]

Mr. Dean Ross
Michigan State University
820 E. Grand River
Howell, MI 48843
Phone: 517-546-3950
Email: rossdea [at]


Minnesota Ms. Laura Kieser
University of Minnesota Extension Service
7151 190th St W
Jordan, MN 55352
Phone: 952-492-5386
Email: torb0022 [at]
Mr. Jim Salfer
University of Minnesota
3400 1st St. North - Suite 400
St. Cloud, MN 56303-4000
Phone: 320-203-6093
Email: salfe001 [at]
  Mr. Chuck Schwartau
University of Minnesota Extension Service
863 30th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904-4915
Phone: 507-536-6301
Email: cschwart [at]
Ms. Lori Weddle-Schott
University of Minnesota
23351 Keystone Road
Milaca, MN 56353
Phone: 612-390-1989
Email: weddl002 [at]

Mississippi Dr. Jane Parish
Mississippi State University
Box 9815
Mississippi State, MS 39762
Phone: 662-325-7466
Email: jparish [at]

Missouri Dr. Carol Lorenzen
University of Missouri
256 William Stringer Wing
Columbia, MO 65211
Phone: 573-882-2452
Email: LorenzenC [at]

Montana Mr. Nico Cantalupo
Montana State University
Box 850
Baker, MT 59313
Phone: 406-778-7110
Email: nicoc [at]
Mr. J. P. Tanner
Montana State University
2-South Pacific St
Dillon, MT 59725
Phone: 406-683-3785
Email: jptanner [at]

Nebraska Dr. Galen Erickson
University of Nebraska
C220 Animal Science; P. O. Box 830908
Lincoln, NE 68583-0908
Phone: 402-472-6402
Email: geericks [at]
Dr. David Smith
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
PO 830905
Lincoln, NE 68583-0907
Phone: 402-472-2362
Email: dsmith8 [at]


Dr. Ben Bruce
University of Nevada Reno
MS 202
Reno, NV 89557
Phone: 775-784-1624
Email: bbruce [at]

Dr. David Thain
University of Nevada Reno
1664 N Virginia, MS 202
Reno, NV 89557
Phone: 775-784-1377
Email: dthain [at]

New Hampshire Dr. Peter Erickson
University of New Hampshire
30 O'Kane Road
Durham, NH 03824
Phone: 603-862-1909
Email: peter.erickson [at]
Dr. Michal Lunak
University of New Hampshire
3855 DCH, Box 5 No.
Haverhill, NH 03774
Phone: 603-787-6944
Email: michal.lunak [at]

New York Dr. Michael Baker
Cornell University
130 Morrison Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: 607-255-5923
Email: mjb28 [at]
Dr. Michael Baker
Cornell University
130 Morrison Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: 607-255-5923
Email: mjb28 [at]

North Carolina Dr. Mark Alley
North Carolina State University
4700 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27606
Phone: 919-513-6015
Email: mark_alley [at]
Dr. Matthew Poore
North Carolina State University
Box 7621
Raleigh, NC 27695
Phone: 919-233-1127
Email: matt_poore [at]

North Dakota Dr. Karl Hoppe
North Dakota State University
PO Box 219
Carrington, ND 58421-0219
Phone: 701-652-2951 ext111
Email: karl.hoppe [at]
Dr. Chip Poland
North Dakota State University
Dickinson RE Center, 1133 State Ave.
Dickinson, ND 58601
Phone: 701-483-2078
Email: Chip.Poland [at]

Ohio Mr. William Doig
The Ohio State University
110 Animal Science Building, 2029 Fyffe Road
Columbus, OH 43210
Phone: 614-292-7194
Email: doig.7 [at]
Dr. Jeff LeJeune
The Ohio State University, Food Animal Health Research Program
1680 Madison Ave
Wooster, OH 44691
Phone: 330-263-3739
Email: lejeune.3 [at] -

Oklahoma Dr. Chris Richards
Oklahoma State University
201 Animal Science
Stillwater, OK 74078
Phone: 405-744-6060
Email: chris.richards [at]
Dr. Glenn Selk
Oklahoma State University
201 N Animal Science
Stillwater, OK 74078
Phone: 405-744-6058
Email: glenn.selk [at]

Oregon Dr. Charles Estill
Oregon State University
Magruder Hall
Corvallis, OR 97331
Phone: 541-737-7667
Email: Charles.Estill [at]
Dr. Aaron Stalker
Oregon State University
112 Withycombe
Corvallis, OR 97331
Phone: 541-737-1906
Email: aaron.stalker [at]

Pennsylvania Dr. John Comerford
Penn State
324 Henning
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-863-3661
Email: jxc16 [at]

South Carolina Mr. Brian Beer
Clemson University
P.O. Box 1255
Lancaster, SC 29721-1255
Phone: 803-283-3302 ext115
Email: bbeer [at]
Mr. Lee Van Vlake
Clemson University
2685 S. Irby St., Suite K
Florence, SC 29505
Phone: 843-661-4800 ext125
Email: rii [at]

South Dakota Ms. Adele Gelvin
South Dakota State University
P.O. Box 519
Philip, SD 57567
Phone: 605-859-2840
Email: adele.gelvin [at]
Mr. Jim Krantz
South Dakota State University
PO Box 219
Howard, SD 57349
Phone: 605-772-4661
Email: krantz.jim [at]
Mr. Jeff Lounsbery
South Dakota State University
200 E 5th
Canton, SD 57013
Phone: 605-764-2756
Email: jeffrey.lounsbery [at]
Dr. Tyler Melroe
South Dakota State University
909 S Main
Britton, SD 57430
Email: tyler.melroe [at]
Ms. Tracey Renelt
South Dakota State University
201 2nd Street SE, PO Box 159
DeSmet SD, 57231
Phone: 605-854-3851
Email: renelt.tracey [at]

Tennessee Ms. Kristy Hill
University of Tennessee
201K McCord Hall, 2640 Morgan Circle
Knoxville, TN 37996
Phone: 865-974-4729
Email: khill8 [at]
Dr. Alan Mathew
University of Tennessee
Dept. of Animal Science, 2505 River Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996
Phone: 865-974-3130
Email: amathew [at]


Dr. Jason Cleere
Texas A&M University
2471 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843
Phone: 979-845-6931
Email: jjcleere [at]

Mrs. Angie Dement
Texas A&M University
408 Foch St
Bryan, TX 77801
Phone: 979-862-2670
Email: adement [at]

Dr. Ellen Jordan
Texas A&M University
17360 Coit Rd
Dallas, TX 75252
Phone: 972-952-9212
Email: e-jordan2 [at]

Dr. Tamilee Nennich
Texas A&M University
1229 N U.S. Hwy 281
Stephenville, TX 76401
Phone: 254-968-4144
Email: tdnennich [at]

Utah Mr. Linden Greenhalgh
Utah State University
151 North Main
Tooele, UT 84074
Phone: 435-843-2352
lindeng [at]
Dr. Allen Young
Utah State University
4815 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-4815
Phone: 435-797-3763
Email: alleny [at]

Vermont Mrs. Colleen Leonard
University of Vermont
107 Eastern Avenue
St. Johnsbury, VT 05819-2763
Phone: 802-751-8307 ext2700
Email: colleen.leonard [at]
Dr. Julie Smith
University of Vermont
570 Main St.
Burlington, VT 05405
Phone: 802-656-4496
Email: Julie.M.Smith [at]

Virginia Dr. John Currin
Virginia Tech
Phase II Duckpond Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Phone: 540-231-9041
Email: jcurrin [at]
Dr. John Hall
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
302 Litton Reaves
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Phone: 540-231-9153
Email: jbhall [at]

Washington Dr. Susan Kerr
Washington State University
228 W. Main St., MS-CH-12
Goldendale, WA 98620
Phone: 509-773-5817
Email: kerrs [at]

West Virginia Dr. Wayne Wagner
West Virginia University
P O Box 6108
Morgantown, WV 26506-6108
Phone: 304-293-6131 ext4205
Email: wayne.wagner [at]

Wisconsin Dr. Jeff Lehmkuhler
University of Wisconsin-Madison
1675 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706
Phone: 608-263-7761
Email: jeff.lehmkuhler [at]


Wyoming Dr. Steven Paisley
University of Wyoming
1000 E. University Ave., Dept 3684
Laramie, WY 82071-3684
Phone: 307-766-5541
Email: spaisley [at]
Dr. James Waggoner
University of Wyoming
1000 E. University Ave. Dept. 3354
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: 307-766-2365
Email: jwags [at]


Ms. Sue Lakos
University of the Virgin Islands
P.O. Box 3405
Kingshill, VI 00851-3405
Phone: 340-692-4179
Email: slakos [at]

Mr. Jacob Muna
Northern Marianas College-CREES
P.O Box 134 San Jose
Tinian, MP 96952
Phone: 670-433-2576
Email: jacobm [at]
Dr. Allan Sabaldica
Northern Marianas College-CREES
P.O Box 134 San Jose
Tinian, MP 96952
Phone: 670-287-0556
Email: allans [at]