2008 NSAS Board of Directors
Laura Demmel, Lincoln.
Tom Hunt, Carroll. Dr.
Hunt is an extension entomology specialist with the University
of Nebraska NEREC Haskell Agricultural Laboratory in Concord,
NE. He lives on an 8 acre farmstead near Carroll with two
dogs, six sheep, chickens, ducks and guineas. He also enjoys
gardening. Dr. Hunt's research focuses on the ecology and
management of insect pests of crops in Nebraska.
Gary Lesoing, Auburn.
Brian O'Malley, Omaha.
Brian is director of and instructor in the culinary arts
program at Metro Community College in Omaha and comes to
sustainable ag through his deep interest in using local and
sustainably grown foods in the program.
Blair. Jim is a retired Extension Educator for Washington County with special focus on
horticulture and alternative ag/specialty crops.
Ben Schole, Hooper.
Ralph Tate, Papillion.
Scott Willet, Lincoln. Scott is the coordinator for the Great Plains
Research, Conservation and Development in David City and also serves on the SARE
Advisory Council. He lives with his family on a small farm
with sheep, goats, chickens and turkeys.
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