Get to know our team.

The Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research staff brings passion and experience to growing and nurturing this fledgling organization. In close collaboration with our Board of Directors and Advisory Councils, we are working to build partnerships and fund innovative and actionable science that will help feed our future world.


 

Sally Rockey, Ph.D.

Executive Director
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Julie Reynes

Chief Operating Officer
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Katy Raymond

Director of Strategic Planning
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Hayden Galante

Office Manager

 

Development


Renée Bullion

Director of Development

Shonda Andrews

Development Associate

 

Communications


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Madeleine O'Connor

Director of Communications

Stephanie Miles, Ph.D.

Communications Associate

 

Scientific Programs and Grants


 

Lucyna Kurtyka, M.S.

Senior Scientific Program Director
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Patrick Koroma-Tommy

Director of Grants Management
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Timothy Kurt, D.V.M., Ph.D.

Scientific Program Director
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Tawny Mata, Ph.D.

Scientific Program Consultant

LaKisha Odom, Ph.D.

Scientific Program Director

John Reich, Ph.D.

Scientific Program Director