The Crop Protection Network (CPN) is organized by faculty and staff at land-grant universities and provincial agencies. Leadership is composed of directors, an executive committee, and a communications team who oversee development of collaborative CPN outputs.


Kiersten Wise

University of Kentucky

Daren Mueller

Iowa State University

Albert Tenuta

Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

Executive Committee

Carl Bradley

University of Kentucky

Martin Chilvers

Michigan State University

Damon Smith

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Travis Faske

University of Arkansas

Andrew Friskop

North Dakota State University

Communications Team

Adam Sisson

Director of Communications

Iowa State University

Kevin Leigh Smith

Agricultural Sciences Education and Communication

Purdue University

Thomas Nelson

Communications Specialist

Iowa State University

Administrative Advisor

Loren Giesler

University of Nebraska