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UWCC Advisory Committee

Members of the UWCC Advisory Committee play an important role in the strategy and operations of the Center. Since its founding, committee members have provided counsel on the Center's education, outreach and research initiatives. The UWCC Advisory Committee is comprised of cooperative and university leaders. We are grateful for the advice and expertise of its members.

Margaret Bau
Cooperative Development Specialist
USDA Rural Development
Robert Carlson
Chief Executive Officer
Landmark Services Cooperative
Ian Coxhead
Professor and Chair
Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Pete Giacomini
Vice President, Business Development
Cooperative Resources International
Martin A. Hillert, Jr.
Chief Executive Officer
Adams-Columbia Electric Cooperative
George Hofheimer
Chief Research & Innovation Officer
Filene Research Institute
Ronald D. McFall
Stoel Rives LLP
Mark Meyer
Chief Executive Officer
Filene Research Institute
E.G. Nadeau
Cooperative Development Services
William Nelson
CHS Foundation
Bill Oemichen
Chief Executive Officer
Cooperative Network
Tim Rehbein
Professor, Agricultural Agent
University of Wisconsin Extension-Vernon County
John M. Shutske
Associate Dean and Program Director
Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension & Outreach
College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
University of Wisconsin- Madison
David Trechter
Professor and Chair
Department of Agricultural Economics
University of Wisconsin-River Falls