Lillibridge named Global Health and Innovation Center director

COLLEGE STATION — Dr. Scott Lillibridge has been named the director for the Center for Global Health and Innovation, a multi-year collaborative effort with Royal Philips and The Texas A&M University System. The center is administered through Texas A&M AgriLife, College Station. Lillibridge will continue to serve the Texas A&M University Health Science Center as […]

New Prairie View A&M Extension agent hired for Potter County

AMARILLO – Jennifer Nickell has been named the Prairie View A&M University Cooperative Extension Program agent for family and consumer sciences in Potter County, according to Dr. Angela Burkham, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service regional program coordinator for family and consumer sciences in Amarillo. Like AgriLife Extension, the Prairie View A&M University Cooperative Extension Program […]

AgriLife Extension staffer Nancy McDonald assumes new post

LUBBOCK — Nancy McDonald was named the Better Living for Texans regional program manager for the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s 42-county North Region effective March 20.                  She is headquartered at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Lubbock, 1102 E. Farm-to-Market Road 1294.                 According to their website http://blt.tamu.edu/, Better Living […]

AgriLife Extension names Gonzales to South Plains integrated pest management post

MULESHOE – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service has hired John David Gonzales as the new integrated pest management agent for Bailey, Castro and Parmer counties.             Gonzales, who started Feb. 1, is headquartered in the AgriLife Extension offices in Bailey County located at 118 W. Ave. C in Muleshoe.             “We are excited to […]

Mendez named to AgriLife Extension Parmer County post

BOVINA – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service has named Sergio Mendez the new agriculture and natural resources agent in Parmer County. “We are very pleased to have Sergio as an agent in this key agricultural county of our district,” said Michael Clawson, AgriLife Extension administrator for the agency’s 20-county South Plains District headquartered in […]

AgriLife Extension names new Callahan County agent

BAIRD – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service has named Karl Winge the new agriculture and natural resources agent for Callahan County effective Feb. 1. The announcement was made by Callahan County Judge Roger Corn and Marty Gibbs, AgriLife Extension administrator for the agency’s West Central District headquartered in San Angelo. “We are very pleased […]

Necessary moves from AgriLife Extension position in Andrews to Archer County

ARCHER CITY – Amanda Necessary, a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agriculture and natural resources agent in Andrews County, has transferred to the same position in Archer County. That position was vacated when Justin Gilliam moved to Hardeman County. “We are excited to bring an internal applicant to the Archer County program,” said Miles Dabovich, […]

Atchley to fill AgriLife Extension agent role in Carson County

PANHANDLE – Sidney Atchley has accepted the position of family and consumer sciences agent with the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Carson County. Atchley, a native of El Paso, recently completed an internship with AgriLife Extension while earning her bachelor’s degree in agricultural services and development from Tarleton State University in Stephenville. She said […]