2020-2021 Board Members


Jennifer Alexander 
Director | Oregon State University Extension Communications 


LaRachelle Smith                                                   Managing Director for Table SALT Group, Student Leadership   Development Institute

Vice President

Ricky Telg, PhD                                                       Professor, Dept. of Agricultural Education & Communication   Director, UF/IFAS Center for Public Issues

Past President

Doug Edlund
UTIA Marketing and Communications
University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture


Jefferson Miller
Department of Agricultural Education, Communications and Technology|University of Arkansas

Learning Community Director

Kay Ledbetter
Communications Specialist | Texas A&M AgriLife Research & Extension Center at Amarillo & Veron

Professional Development Director

Craig Woods
Oklahoma State University

Research Director

Lulu Rodriguez
Iowa State University

Marketing & Membership Director

Matt Browning
West Virginia State University

Member Services Director

ChaNae Bradley
Senior Communicatons Specialist
Fort Valley State University| Agricultural Communications

Retiree Director

Robert Caslerretired

Board Appointed Positions

Development Officer

Melea Reicks Licht
Iowa State University

ACE Curator

Joanne Littlefield

Journal of Applied Communications

Dr. Courtney Meyers, Executive Editor

Jefferson Miller, Managing Editor

ACE Representative to Journal of Extension (JOE) Board of Directors

Matt Browning

ACE Representative to Extension Committee on Organization and Policy (ECOP)/Experiment Station Committee on Organization and Policy (ESCOP) Communications and Marketing Committee

Elizabeth Gregory North

ACE Constitution

Updated and Ratified on March 21, 2021

Policies and Procedures Updated on December 9, 2020

ACE 2020-21 Budget

Approved July, 2020

Board Meeting Minutes

2021-22 Elects

Vice President-Elect

Tobie Blanchard

Director, Communications and Public Relations, Louisiana State University AgCenter 

Marketing and Membership Director-Elect

Suzanne Street 

Director of Agricultural Communications at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and SANS Center director for the School of Agricultural and Natural Sciences 

Research Director-Elect

Dr. Jamie Loizzo 

Assistant Professor | Department of Agricultural Education and Communication (AEC) | University of Florida

Professional Development Director-Elect

Dr. Lori Tyler Gula

Communications Manager | New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station, An Affiliate Assistant Professor of Education at the University of New Hampshire

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