Faculty & Staff

Academic Staff

Matt Akins

Dairy Management Specialist

Jerry Guenther

Research Program Manager

Ted Halbach

Dairy Cattle Evaluation Instructor

Beth Heinze

Ext. Dairy Youth Specialist

Karen D. Nielsen

Director, Babcock Institute for International Dairy Research and Development

David L. Rieman

Dairy Cattle Center Unit Manager

Sandy Trower

Blaine Dairy Res. Prog. Mgr.

Administrative Staff

Nancy Hilmanowski

Department Administrator

Brent Ritchie

Financial Specialist

Cathy Rook

DySci Student Coordinator, Program Support–Dairy Sci

Affiliate Professors

Emeritus Faculty

Glen Broderick

Professor
US Dairy Forage Ctr/Nutrition

Ric Grummer

Professor
Nutrition

Neal Jorgensen

Emeritus CALS Dean & Director, Emeritus Professor Dairy Science
Animal Nutrition

Howard Larsen

Emeritus Professor
Dairy Research at Marshfield ARS, Nutrition Consulting

George Shook

Emeritus Professor
Genetics

Faculty

Lou Armentano

Professor
Nutrition

Victor Cabrera

Associate Professor
Management

Paul Fricke

Professor
Reproductive Physiology

Laura Hernandez

Assistant Professor
Lactation Biology

Pam Ruegg

Professor
Physiology and Management

Randy Shaver

Professor
Nutrition

Michel Wattiaux

Professor
Nutrition and Management

Kent Weigel

Department Chair - Professor
Breeding and Genetics

Heather White

Assistant Professor
Nutritional Physiology

Heather White, PhD

Assistant Professor, Nutritional Physiology
Nutrition

Milo Wiltbank

Professor
Reproductive Physiology

Internal Adjunct/Affiliate Staff