Department: Virginia Cooperative Extension

Jeremy Johnson

johnson-jeremyAssociate Extension Specialist, volunteer development
Virginia Cooperative Extension 

Expert in volunteer development 

jejohns1@vt.edu
540-231-2330 

Expertise 

  • Volunteerism

Tonya Price

price-tonyaExtension specialist, 4-H youth development 

Expert in youth development 

totaylor@vt.edu
540-432-6029 

Expertise 

  • Teen leadership
  • Healthy living
  • Character education

Scott Barrett

Dr. Scott BarrettAssistant professor, Extension specialist
Forest Operations and Biomass Utilization
Coordinator for the VA Sharp Logger Program
Department of Forest Resources and
Environmental Conservation
College of Natural Resources and Environment

Expert in forest operations and biomass utilization; logger education, and the implementation of sustainable forestry practices

sbarrett@vt.edu
540-231-6702
http://frec.vt.edu/people/barrett/index.html

Expertise

  • Biomass harvesting and utilization
  • Sustainable forestry
  • Best Management Practices (BMPs) for water quality
  • Logger training

William Whittier

Professor, Extension specialist
Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Cooperative Extension

Expert in production management medicine; bovine specialist; beef cattle

dwit@vt.edu
540-231-9041
http://www.vetmed.vt.edu/people/bios/whittier.asp

Expertise

  • Applied bovine internal parasitology
  • Applied cattle reproduction
  • Beef cattle marketing and disease

Urs Buehlman

Headshot of Urs K. Buehlman, Ph.D.Associate professor, Extension specialist
Department of Sustainable Biomaterials
College of Natural Resources and Environment

Expert in manufacturing systems engineering and business competitiveness

buehlmann@vt.edu
540-231-9759
http://sbio.vt.edu/people/faculty/buehlmann/index.html

Expertise

  • Manufacturing systems engineering
  • Lean manufacturing
  • Business benchmarking
  • Competitive strategy
  • Globalization

Alycia Crall

Alycia CrallCoordinator, Master Naturalist Program
Extension specialist
Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation
College of Natural Resources and Environment

Expert in citizen science; interdisciplinary approaches to conservation

acrall@vt.edu
434-872-4587
http://frec.vt.edu/people/crall/index.html

Expertise

  • Citizen science
  • Invasive species
  • Environmental education
  • Program evaluation
  • Conservation biology

Jennifer Gagnon

Jennifer Gagnon receives 2013 Alumni Award for Excellence in ExtensionCoordinator, Virginia Forest Landowner Education Program
Extension specialist
Department of Forest Resources and
Environmental Conservation
College of Natural Resources and Environment

Expert in non-industrial private landowners; sustainable forest management; longleaf and shortleaf pine restoration; uneven-aged management; exotic invasive identification and control

jgagnon@vt.edu
540-231-6391
http://frec.vt.edu/people/gagnon/index.html
http://forestupdate.frec.vt.edu
https://www.facebook.com/VFLEP
Twitter: @VFLEP

Expertise

  • Woodland management
  • Sustainable forestry
  • Woodland certification
  • management planning
  • invasive species

Kyle Peer

Headshot of Kyle R. PeerSuperintendent, Reynolds Homestead Forest
Resources Research Center
Extension specialist
Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation
College of Natural Resources and Environment

Expert in vegetative propagation, clonal forestry, nursery and greenhouse production, tree breeding

krpeer@vt.edu
276-694-4135
http://frec.vt.edu/people/peer/index.html

Expertise

  • Christmas trees