Directory

Administration
Name Contact
Marsha Amlin
Assistant to the Director
740-289-2071 Ext. 224
amlin.1@osu.edu
Joy Bauman
Program Coordinator
740-289-2071 Ext. 111
bauman.67@osu.edu
Jennifer Dunn
Program Assistant
740-289-2071 Ext. 301
dunn.595@osu.edu
Charissa E Gardner
Program Coordinator
740-289-2071 Ext. 132
gardner.1148@osu.edu
John Grimes
Extension Beef Programs Coordinator
740-289-2071 Ext. 242
grimes.1@osu.edu
Wayne Lewis
Farm Manager
740-289-2071 Ext. 135
lewis.34@osu.edu
Daniel Remley
Field Spec, Family Nutritional Wellness, Assistant Professor, OSUE-Human Ecology Ext Admin
740-289-2071 Ext. 241
remley.4@osu.edu
Duane Rigsby
Technology Coordinator
740-289-2071 Ext. 150
rigsby.11@osu.edu
Beth Rigsby
Office Administrative Associate
740-289-2071 Ext. 110
rigsby.22@osu.edu
Bradford Sherman
Program Assistant
740-289-2071 Ext. 115
sherman.1473@osu.edu
Sarah Swanson
Program Assistant
740-289-2071 Ext. 112
swanson.345@osu.edu
Tom Worley, PhD
Director
740-289-2071 Ext. 113
worley.36@osu.edu
Aquaculture
Name Contact
Jordan Maxwell
Program Coordinator
740-289-2071 Ext. 124
maxwell.411@osu.edu
Paul O'Bryant
Research Assistant, Aquaculture
740-289-2071 Ext. 158
obryant.4@osu.edu
Dean Rapp
Research Assistant, Aquaculture
740-289-2071 Ext. 251
rapp.24@osu.edu
Matthew Smith
Extension Aquaculture Specialist
740-852-0975
smith.11460@osu.edu
Sarah Swanson
Program Assistant
740-289-2071 Ext. 112
swanson.345@osu.edu
Hanping Wang, PhD
Principal Scientist and Director - Aquaculture Research and Devolpment
740-289-2071 Ext. 125
wang.900@osu.edu
Peng Xie
PhD Student
740-289-2071 Ext. 120
Hong Yao
Research Associate, Aquaculture
740-289-2071 Ext. 173
yao.63@osu.edu
Shaokui Yi
Visiting Scholar
740-289-2071 Ext. 120
Business
Name Contact
Brad Bapst
Small Business Development Center Director
740-289-2071 Ext. 230
bapst.4@osu.edu
Joy Bauman
Program Coordinator
740-289-2071 Ext. 111
bauman.67@osu.edu
Melissa Carter
Business Development Specialist
740-289-2071 Ext. 222
carter.1094@osu.edu
Patrick Dengel
Business Development Specialist
740-289-2071 Ext. 221
dengel.3@osu.edu
Jennifer Dunn
Program Assistant
740-289-2071 Ext. 301
dunn.595@osu.edu
David Hahn
OCDC Advisor and OSU Professor Emeritus

Ivory Harlow
Co-op Development Specialist
740-289-2071 Ext. 220
harlow.79@osu.edu
Ryan Mapes
Endeavor Center Manager and Program Leader
740-289-2071 Ext. 231
mapes.281@osu.edu
Kelly OBryant
SBDC Export Assistance
740-289-2071 Ext. 235
obryant.6@osu.edu
Hannah Scott
Ohio Cooperative Development Center Program Manager
740-289-2071 Ext. 227
scott.1220@osu.edu
Chris Smalley
Business Development Specialist
740-289-2071 Ext. 228
smalley.26@osu.edu
Christie Welch
Program Specialist, Direct Agricultural Marketing
740-289-2071 Ext. 234
welch.183@osu.edu
Mick Whitt
Manufacturing Business Development Specialist
740-289-2071 Ext. 252
whitt.124@osu.edu
Horticulture
Name Contact
Brad Bergefurd
Horticulture Specialist
740-289-2071 Ext. 136
bergefurd.1@osu.edu
Gary Gao, PhD
Small Fruit Specialist, Associate Professor
740-289-2071 Ext. 123
gao.2@osu.edu
Charissa E Gardner
Program Coordinator
740-289-2071 Ext. 132
gardner.1148@osu.edu
Thom Harker
Research Assistant
740-289-2071 Ext. 177
harker.7@osu.edu
Wayne Lewis
Farm Manager
740-289-2071 Ext. 135
lewis.34@osu.edu
Bradford Sherman
Program Assistant
740-289-2071 Ext. 115
sherman.1473@osu.edu
Ryan Slaughter
Research Assistant
740-289-2071 Ext. 144
slaughter.71@osu.edu
Lijing Zhou, PhD
Research Associate
740-289-2071
zhou.2736@osu.edu
Marketing
Name Contact
Ohio Direct Marketing Team
1864 Shyville Road
740-289-2071 Ext. 234
Soil and Bioenergy
Name Contact
Thom Harker
Research Assistant
740-289-2071 Ext. 177
harker.7@osu.edu
Rafiq Islam, PhD
Soil & Bioenergy Program Leader
740-289-2071 Ext. 147
islam.27@osu.edu
Wayne Lewis
Farm Manager
740-289-2071 Ext. 135
lewis.34@osu.edu
Jordan Maxwell
Program Coordinator
740-289-2071 Ext. 124
maxwell.411@osu.edu
Yogi Raut, PhD
Research Associate
740-289-2071 Ext. 126
raut.2@osu.edu
Bradford Sherman
Program Assistant
740-289-2071 Ext. 115
sherman.1473@osu.edu
Sarah Swanson
Program Assistant
740-289-2071 Ext. 112
swanson.345@osu.edu