CALS P&S Council

CALS Professional and Scientific Council

The College of Agriiculture and Life Sciences Professional & Scientific Council is the representative body for all P&S staff in the college.  Members work with the dean and ISU P&S Council representatives to address topics that are important to CALS P&S staff.


President, Jeff Hartwig, Supt Ag Res Station II,

Past President Tracy Schlater, Communications Specialist III, 

Secretary, Barb McBreen, Communications Specialist IV, 

Communications Officer, Lesa Vold, Communications Specialist III,

Networking and Social Events Committee

Chair, Danielle (Dani) Clark, Asst Scientist I,

          Kati Smith, Comm Specialist I,

          Visha Arumugam, Program Assistant II,

          Danise Jones, Program Assistant II,

          Karla Long, Program Coordinator I,

          Bruce Fulton, Associate Scientist,

Professional Development Committee

Chair, Rachel Fleck, Research Assoc II,

          Robert Hartmann, Teaching Lab Coordinator,

          Steve Jonas , Ag Specialist III,

          Kelvin Leibold, Field Specialist IV,

          Barb McBreen, Communications Specialist,

          Betsy Buffington, Extension Program Specialist IV,

          Joel Rybolt, Systems Analyst III,

         Elaine Phompheng, Student Services Specialist II,

Recognition and Awards Committee

Chair, Nate Dobbels, Academic Advisor II,

            Brenda Downs Admin Specialist II, bdowns@iastate.edui

            Michael Kaiser Research Assoc. II,

            Liesl Eathington, Asst. Scientist III,

            Mickie Deaton , Academic Advisor II,

           Susan DeBlieck, Program Coordinator II,

Ex Officio Members                           

University P&S CALS Representative, Casey Smith, Student Services Specialist,

CALS Interim Senior Associate Dean, Ruth MacDonald,