Faculty and Associates Working in Extension

  • Professor Emeritus, Agricultural and Environmental Economics

  • Associate Professor Emeritus of Agricultural and Extension Education


  • Senior Extension Associate, Business Management


Areas of Expertise

  • Social Media
  • Business and Marketing planning
  • Farm business management
  • Value-added Dairy entrepreneurship & marketing
  • Professor Emeritus of Agricultural Economics

  • Professor of Agricultural and Regional Economics
  • Director of The Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development


Areas of Expertise

  • Food Systems Economics
  • Economic Growth and Development
  • Regional Economics and Policy
  • Director, Penn State Fruit Research and Extension Center (FREC)
  • Professor of Agricultural Economics


Areas of Expertise

  • Farm Management
  • Risk Management
  • Production Economics
  • Assistant Dean of Multicultural Affairs
  • Professor


  • Professor, Intergenerational Programs and Aging


Areas of Expertise

  • Developing & evaluating intergenerational initiatives in diverse settings.
  • Training Extension educators and other professionals in intergenerational programming.
  • Establishing intergenerational strategies for civic engagement and environmental design.
  • Senior Extension Associate


  • Professor of Youth and Family Resiliency and Policy
  • Principal Scientist and Founder, Clearinghouse for Military Family Readiness
  • Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, Affiliate Faculty


Areas of Expertise

  • Youth and Family Resiliency
  • Dissemination and Implementation Science
  • Evidence-based Programs
  • Applied Research and Evaluations
  • Community Collaboration
  • Assistant Dean for Graduate Education
  • Professor of Agricultural and Extension Education


Areas of Expertise

  • Program Development
  • Program Evaluation
  • Research Methods
  • International Agricultural Development
  • Associate Professor Emerita
  • 4-H Curriculum Specialist

  • Senior Extension Associate, Economic and Community Development