Center for Regenerative Agriculture and Resilient Systems

Our Team

Leadership

Portrait of Cynthia Daley
Cynthia Daley
  • Director and Co-founder of the Center for Regenerative Agriculture & Resilient Systems; Rawlins Endowed Professor for Environmental Literacy; Organic Dairy Program Supervisor; Professor College of Agriculture
Portrait of Tim LaSalle
Tim LaSalle
  • Center for Regenerative Agriculture & Resilient Systems Co-Founder; regenerative agriculture systems specialist, consultant and independent contractor.
Portrait of Garrett Liles
Garrett Liles
  • Center for Regenerative Agriculture & Resilient Systems Co-Founder and Faculty Affiliate; Soil Scientist
Portrait of Lee Altier
Lee Altier
  • Co-Founder of The Center for Regenerative Agriculture & Resilient Systems; Faculty Affiliate; Organic Vegetable Cropping Systems
Portrait of Maria Giovanni
Maria Giovanni
  • Professor College of Natural Sciences in Food Science; Center for Regenerative Agriculture & Resilient Systems Faculty Affiliate
Portrait of Betsy Boyd
Betsy Boyd
  • Professor College of Agriculture; Entomology; Center for Regenerative Agriculture & Resilient Systems Faculty Affiliate
Portrait of Jake Brimlow
Jake Brimlow
  • Professor College of Agriculture; Agricultural Economics; Center for Regenerative Agriculture & Resilient Systems Faculty Affiliate
Portrait of Noelle Ferdon Brimlow
Noelle Ferdon Brimlow
  • Professor of Political Science and Criminal Justice
    CRARS Faculty Affiliate
Portrait of Hossein Zakeri
Hossein Zakeri
  • Assistant Professor College of Agriculture; Agronomy; Center for Regenerative Agriculture & Resilient Systems Faculty Affiliate
Portrait of Jim Pushnik
Jim Pushnik
  • Professor Emeritus College of Natural Sciences; Plant Pathology; Director of the Institute for Sustainable Development - retired; Center for Regenerative Agriculture & Resilient Systems Faculty Affiliate
Portrait of Logan Smith
Logan Smith
  • Assistant Professor; Center for Regenerative Agriculture & Resilient Systems Faculty Affiliate
Portrait of Jamal Javanmardi, Ph.D.
Jamal Javanmardi, Ph.D.
  • Professor College of Agriculture; Center for Regenerative Agriculture & Resilient Systems Faculty Affiliate
Portrait of John Knowles
John Knowles
  • Assistant Professor of Ecohydrology, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, CRARS Faculty Affiliate
Portrait of Patricia Stock
Patricia Stock
  • Former Dean of the College of Agriculture, CSU Chico, CRARS Faculty Affiliate
Portrait of Sandrine Matiasek
Sandrine Matiasek
  • Associate Professor of Geological and Environmental Sciences, Center for Water and the Environment, CSU Chico
    CRARS Faculty Affiliate
Portrait of Christine Carroll
Christine Carroll
  • Assistant Professor, College of Agriculture
    CRARS Faculty Affiliate
Portrait of Patty Oikawa
Patty Oikawa
  • Assistant Professor & Chair in the Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences, CSU East Bay, CRARS Faculty Affiliate
Portrait of Hannah Gosnell
Hannah Gosnell
  • Professor in the College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University
    CRARS Faculty Affiliate
Portrait of Mollie Aschenbrener
Mollie Aschenbrener
  • Professor in the College of Agriculture, Lead Teacher Educator & Graduate Coordinator, CRARS Faculty Affiliate
Portrait of Robin Donatello
Robin Donatello

Staff

Portrait of Michele Auzenne
Michele Auzenne
  • Assistant Director
Portrait of Sheryl Karas
Sheryl Karas
  • Communications and Outreach Specialist
Portrait of Raquel Krach
Raquel Krach
  • Project Manager: Data and Publications and Graduate Student Coordinator
Portrait of Darby Heffner
Darby Heffner
  • ATRC Organic Dairy Manager
Portrait of Lindsey Hethcote
Lindsey Hethcote
  • Project Manager: Conservation Planning and Education
Portrait of Scott Grist
Scott Grist
  • Organic Vegetable Project Program Manager
Portrait of Sue Mylin Silvera
Sue Mylin Silvera
  • Office Manager
Portrait of Hope Coulter
Hope Coulter
  • Staff Research Associate (SRA)
Portrait of Aquanette Burt PhD
Aquanette Burt PhD
  • RAD Lab Manager
Portrait of Ted Gailey
Ted Gailey
  • Technical Assistance Provider
Portrait of Zion Brigham
Zion Brigham (JPG)
  • Technical Assistance Provider

Students

Portrait of Anusha Bathula
Anusha Bathula
  • Graduate Student
Portrait of Tyler Burke
Tyler Burke
  • Graduate Student
Portrait of Justin Vigil
Justin Vigil
  • Graduate Student
Portrait of Daniel Rodriguez
Daniel Rodriguez
  • Student Research Assistant
Portrait of Alex Lee Woodward
Alex Lee Woodward
  • Student Research Assistant
Portrait of Karla Ahumada Regalado
Karla Ahumada Regalado
  • Student Research Assistant
Portrait of Christabel Siemens
Christabel Siemens
  • RAD-Lab Student Data Intern
Portrait of Jasmin Mejia-Mejia
Jasmin Mejia-Mejia
  • College Corps Fellow / Special Projects
Portrait of Elijah Zazueta
Elijah Zazueta
  • College Corps Fellow / Special Projects
Portrait of Steven Jake Wallin
Steven Jake Wallin
  • Graduate Student
Portrait of Gracie Harada
Gracie Harada
  • Student Research Assistant