Our People

Beef Innovation faculty members and internal and external advisors represent the spectrum of beef production including natural and human resources within the process, and cross-cutting areas supporting it.

  • The Faculty Advisory Committee is the core team which develops and facilitates activities to fulfill the Vision & Mission of Beef Innovation.
  • The Administrative Advisory Committee provide connections to IANR leadership, relevant departments/schools, and directors of statewide Research, Education, and Extension Centers.
  • The External Advisory Committee provides guidance regarding key regional, statewide, or broader opportunities and issues important to the beef industry.
  • The Faculty Director Committee provides connections to relevant centers and initiatives with missions which overlap the Beef Innovation scope.
  • Leadership: The Faculty Advisory Lead works with two faculty facilitators, administrators in the three mission areas of UNL (teaching, research, and extension), and two external advisory leaders, one of whom is a leader from the Ag Builders of Nebraska, to convene the Hub Community.
  • The Hub Community is a broad group of experts across the scope of the Hub, who actively participate in Hub conversations and activities.