NETC Board


It’s Nomination Time!

Three positions have been filled. Please help by nominating persons for the remaining two positions.


Year in parentheses is when the term expires. VP Elect will move to VP, and VP will move to President.

Board Members

President:
Ed Zuech (2023), Penn State Extension

Vice President:
Robin Ertz (2024), Iowa State University Extension and Outreach

Vice President Elect:
Karen Watts DiCicco (2025), University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture

Treasurer:
Steve Lichtensteiger (2023), Ohio State University Extension

Secretary:
Ben Whetstone (2024), University of Georgia Extension

Communications Manager:
Dale Moore (2025), Mississippi State University Extension

Regional Representatives

The 1890 Land-Grant Universities (historically black colleges and universities):
Open

The 1994 Land-Grant Universities (Native American tribal colleges and universities):
Open

North Central Region:
Greg Johll (2023), University of Wisconsin-Madison

North East Region:
Paul Treadwell (2025), Cornell Cooperative Extension

Southern Region:
John Hartley (2024), Alabama Cooperative Extension System (Auburn University and Alabama A&M University)

Western Region:
Dominic Rodriguez (2023), Arizona Cooperative Extension

Past Conference:
Ron Davis (2020), West Virginia University Extension

Past Conference:
Mike Mauton (2021) Virtual Conference Iowa State University Extension and Outreach

Past Conference:
Amy Cole (2022), University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture

Future Conference:
Dominic Rodriguez (2023), Arizona Cooperative Extension


The Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities lists institutions in each region. Find Extension in your state using USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) map. To ask the board a question, please email us.