Agriculture Dean Woteki Outlines Endowment and Farm Review

June 24th, 2002

AMES, Iowa — Catherine Woteki, dean of agriculture at Iowa State University, has released a letter to alumni and friends that outlines endowment and farm reviews in the College of Agriculture.

"Accountability for all our resources and excellence in our programs are the guiding principles for my tenure as dean," she writes in the letter that will be sent to agriculture alumni in Iowa and around the country. "The College of Agriculture is committed to the highest level of stewardship for the generosity shown by our friends and supporters."

Dean Woteki describes actions she will be taking as a result of the review process. The letter, along with a related statement from Iowa State University President Gregory Geoffroy, can be found on a website linked to the College of Agriculture's homepage, http://www.ag.iastate.edu/. The letter includes an e-mail address for comments and questions.

Contacts: 

Catherine Woteki, Agriculture Administration, (515) 294-2518

Wendy Wintersteen, Agriculture Administration, (515) 294-1823

Brian Meyer, Agriculture Communications, (515) 294-5616