National AgrAbility Project Advisory Team

Name State of Residence Occupation/Organization
Billy AltomArkansasExecutive Director, APRIL - the Association of Programs for Rural Independent Living
Ed BellIndianaFarmer, AgrAbility Client, and Consultant
Richard BrzozowksiMaineProject Director, Maine AgrAbility and Program Administrator, University of Maine Cooperative Extension
Vane ClaytonColoradoFarm Rescue Volunteer
Dustin, Barbara, & Gracie Franklin (emeritus members)NebraskaFarmers and AgrAbility Clients
Davon Goodwin (emeritus member)North CarolinaFarmer Veteran
Emily Jacobson (emeritus member)NebraskaRural Rehabilitation Specialist, Nebraska AgrAbility
Charlie Jordan (emeritus member)TennesseeFarmer Veteran
Jeanette LombardoCaliforniaExecutive Director, Farmer Veteran Coalition
Esmeralda Mandujano (emeritus member)CaliforniaCommunity Health Program Manager, California AgrAbility
Michael O’GormanCaliforniaFounder, Farmer Veteran Coalition
Latonna Old ElkMontanaExtension Director, Little Big Horn College
Carey PortellMissouriFarmer and AgrAbility Client
Michael Rosmann (emeritus member)IowaRural Psychologist, Writer, and Executive Director of AgriWellness
Kent SchesckeIowaExecutive Vice President, CAST, The Council for Agricultural Science and Technology
Kathy SmithIndianaCo-owner of Life Essentials, Designers and Fabricators of Assistive Technology
Abbie Spackman (emeritus member)PennsylvaniaAgrAbility Case Coordinator and Project Assistant
Cheryl TevisIowaAgricultural Communication Specialist and Former Editor with Successful Farming Magazine
George VernonWisconsinRural Attorney and Horse Breeder
Hubert Von HoltenIndianaCo-owner of Life Essentials, Designers and Fabricators of Assistive Technology, and a Past Farmer
Gerald WeismanFloridaRehabilitation Engineer, Past President of RESNA
Helen Dreamal WorthenFloridaProfessor, College of Agriculture and Food Sciences, Florida A&M University