Endowed Dean Wendy Wintersteen

Dean Wendy WintersteenDr. Wendy Wintersteen is the Endowed Dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Iowa State University and Director of the Iowa Agriculture and Home Economics Experiment Station. Prior to becoming dean in 2006, she served as the college’s senior associate dean and associate director of the Experiment Station. In her career at Iowa State, she also has served as professor of entomology; director of Extension to Agriculture and Natural Resources; and coordinator of pesticide management and pesticide applicator training programs. She serves on the board of trustees of the Farm Foundation, the board of directors for the Council for Agricultural Science and Technology and the board of directors of the U.S.-Israel Binational Agricultural Research and Development Fund. She earned a bachelor’s of science degree in agriculture from Kansas State University and her Ph.D. in entomology from Iowa State University.

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