This is the ninth in a series of five-year employment opportunities projections initiated by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
We acknowledge the important contributions of the following individuals who served on the advisory panel of experts for the 2020-2025 study.
Advisory Panel of Experts
Cindy L. Akers, Texas Tech University
Antoine J. Alston, North Carolina A&T University
Gary A. Blair, CARET, Mississippi State University
Penelope L. Diebel, Oregon State University
Michael C. Gaul, Iowa State University
Tracy S. Hoover, The Pennsylvania State University
Terry L. Sharik, Michigan Technological University
R. Elaine Turner, University of Florida
Mary M. Willis, California State University, Fresno
We acknowledge the expertise and services from the Department of Agricultural Communication at Purdue University in the preparation and dissemination of the report, and more specifically Erin Robinson (project management), Nancy Alexander (editorial assistance), Tom Kronewitter (visual design) and Josh McDowell (visual design).
J. Marcos Fernandez, Purdue University
Allan D. Goecker, Purdue University
Ella Smith, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Emma R. Moran, U.S. Department of Agriculture, NIFA
Christine A. Wilson, Purdue University