2019-2020 Student Farm Leadership

  • Executive Director: Jessica Chou
  • Secretary: Meg Mitchell
  • Treasurer: Paul Laudenslayer
  • Production Director: Izaiah Bokunwicz
  • Club Programming Director: Katie Leite
  • Campus Outreach Director: Whitney Ashead
  • Project Teams Manager: Ally Ulsh

2019 Summer Interns

  • Emily Grimes, Materials Science and Engineering ’21
  • Mikaela Axman, English ’19
  • Abigail Kerr, Animal Science ’20
  • Lou Waryanka, Agricultural Science ’21
  • Jacob Yentzer, Biology ’20
  • Jade Menow, Agribusiness Management ’20
  • Emma Keele, Americorps Member

2018-2019 Student Farm Leadership

  • Executive Director: Sienna McNett
  • Recording Secretary: Katie Leite
  • Coordinating Secretary: Ahmed Al-Mahrooqui
  • Production Director: Izaiah Bokunewicz
  • Project Teams Manager: Madeline Winn
  • Club Programming Director: Jessica Chou and Ben Chronister
  • Treasurer: Paul Laudenslayer
  • Campus Outreach Director: Whitney Ashead

2018 Summer Interns

  • Brittany Mumma, Community, Environment, and Development ’21
  • Madison Rios, Community, Environment, and Development ’19
  • Allyson Ulsh, Environmental Resource Management ’20
  • Allison Smith, Agribusiness Management ’19
  • Alex Washesky, Agribusiness Management ’20
  • Devon Luscombe, Agribusiness Management ’19
  • Luther Coe, Biorenewable Systems

2017-2018 Student Farm Leadership

  • Co-directors: Carissa Heine and Izaiah Bokunewicz
  • Treasurer: Paul Laudenslayer
  • Secretary: Ben Chronister
  • Campus and Community Engagement Coordinator: Jess Chou

2017 Fall Interns

  • Dillon Boggs, Biological Engineering ’17
  • Bobby Hricko, Plant Sciences ’17
  • Carissa Heine, Nutritional Sciences ’18
  • Jessica Chou, Environmental Resource Management ’20
  • Sydney Downham, Animal Science ’18
  • Ben Gardner, Forestry ’18
  • Jake Wozniak, Agribusiness Management ’18
  • Tiffanie Strickland, Engineering and Polymer Science
  • Geoff Merz, Community, Environment, and Development ’19
  • Katrina Weakland, Americorps Member
From left to right

  • Micah Houston, Americorps member, Community, Environment, and Development, French ’17
  • Carissa Heine, Nutritional Sciences- Dietetics, Civic and Community Engagement, Spanish ’18
  • Alexa Wilhelm, Community, Environment, and Development ’18
  • Melissa Mercado, Biology, Plant Pathology ’18
  • Sydney Downham, Animal Science ’18
  • Deanna Homan, Plant Science- Horticulture ’20
  • Olivia Hort, Public Relations, Business ’18
  • Emilio Carrion, Agricultural Sciences, Leadership Development ’18
  • Alyssa Gurklis, CED ’18
2017 Summer Interns

2017 Summer Interns

2016 Fall Interns

2016 Fall Interns

  • Haitham J. H. Al-Abdali, Mechanical Engineering ’18
  • Alex Curtze, Environmental Resource Management ’17
  • Alyssa Gurklis, Community, Environment, and Development ’17
  • Kylie Hint, ’18
  • Mary Lemmon, Plant Sciences ’17
  • Nicholas Michalisin, Agricultural Sciences ’17
  • Kyle Williams, Supply Chain ’17
  • Logan Sica, Bio Renewable Systems ’17

From left to right:

  • Colin Casto, Community, Environment, Development ’17
  • Michael Cahill, M.S. Ag Extension and Education
  • Alyssa Gurklis, Community, Environment, Development ’17
  • Quiana Dickson, Landscape Architecture ’19
  • Hayly Hoch, Agroecology ’17, (Production Intern & and Student Researcher)
  • John Boujoukos, Agroecology ’17, (Production Intern and Student Researcher) (not pictured)
2016 Summer Interns

2016 Summer Interns

We also owe many thanks to our university-wide Faculty/Staff Steering Committee, est. Fall 2014:

  • Clare Hinrichs: College of Agricultural Sciences faculty
  • David Cranage: College of Health and Human Development faculty
  • David Mortensen: College of Agricultural Sciences faculty
  • Derek Kalp: Campus Landscape Architect, Office of Physical Plant
  • Elsa Sanchez: College of Agricultural Sciences faculty
  • Heather Karsten: College of Agricultural Sciences faculty
  • Kristen Devlin: Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development Marketing Communications Specialist
  • Jim Richard: Interim Director of Residential Dining
  • Mallika Bose: College of Arts and Architecture faculty
  • Mark Theiss: Director of Development, College of Agricultural Sciences
  • Mitchell Hunter: Overlook Heights community member, College of Agricultural Sciences graduate student
  • Shari Edelson: Penn State Arboretum curator and horticulturist
  • Student Farm Club Co-Directors