Cordelia Hiers
Scientific Program Associate

 

Portrait of Cordelia HiersA graduate of Murray State University and New Jersey native, Cordelia works as a Scientific Program Associate. Prior to joining the Scientific Program Department, Cordelia served as the Administrative Associate at the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research where she assisted in the day-to-day office management and administration.

Cordelia works closely with all members of the Scientific Program team, as well as other colleagues in Communications, Grants, Development, Federal Relations, and other areas within and external to the organization. This includes assisting in the development and execution of programs, coordinating expert reviewers and review panels, and conducting background research including data analysis, literature reviews, and media scanning.
Currently, Cordelia is attending the Hutson School of Agriculture at Murray State University. She will graduate with a Master of Science in Agribusiness Economics in Fall 2019.

When not working hard at FFAR, Cordelia enjoys exercising and volunteering for the Marine Corps League Toys for Tots.