Meet the Team
The Purdue Women in Agriculture Team was formed to help address the educational needs of women employed in or involved with the agricultural industry. The team is made up of Purdue Extension Educators and Specialists, as well as representatives from industry.
Lori Bouslog - Extension Educator, Sullivan County
Stacy Clupper - Extension Educator, Grant County
Ed Farris - Extension Educator, Huntington County
Kelly Heckaman - Extnesion Educator, Kosciucko County
Amy Jones - Plant Sciences Recruitment and Outreach Coordinator
Danica Kirkpatrick - Events and Educational Activities Coordinator, Purdue Agriculture
Gracie Marlatt - Extension Educator, Rush County
Jeanette Merritt - Marketing Director, Indiana Wine Council
Jenna Nees - Extension Educator, Putnam County
Bryan Overstreet - Extension Educator, Jasper County
Danielle Sands - Extension Educator, Newton County
Miranda Ulery - Extension Educator, Harrison County
Amanda Veenhuizen - Extension Educator, Fayette County
Melissa Bercaw - New Albany, IN
Rhonda Dyer - Freedom, IN
Melanie Strait-Bok - Lagrange, IN
Michelle Vigna - Westfield, IN
Our Team Mission
To recognize and empower women to fully integrate into agriculture.
Our Team Vision
The Purdue Women in Agriculture Team is committed to providing educational opportunities, current resources and a network of support to position all women for success in the agriculture industry through skill development, confident decision making and personal well being.