AgrIInstitute Board and Staff Leadership
The AgrIInstitute Board of Directors are industry volunteers who oversee the organization’s policies and resource development to ensure the accomplishment of AgrIInstitute’s mission of preparing leaders to advance agriculture. The appointees to the AgrIInstitute board represent: Purdue University, College of Agriculture (2 positions), Indiana 4-H Foundation (1 position), Indiana FFA Foundation (1 position), Indiana Farm Bureau (2 positions), and the Indiana State Department of Agriculture (2 positions). The remaining seven board positions are filled by volunteers from industry who are elected at the AgrIInstitute’s annual meeting.
Jennie HodgenHodgen Farms & Merck Animal Health Merck Animal HealthCorporate & Diversified Accounts
Education/Degrees» BS- OkState AnSc; MS- OkState FoodSc; PhD- UNL MeatSc & Muscle Biology
Areas of Expertise » Agriculture Education/Extension | AgrIInstitute Board | Farming Expertise » Animal | Areas of Expertise » Beef | Class » Class 17 (2016-18) | Areas of Expertise » Environmental/Natural Resources | Areas of Expertise » Food Processing | Areas of Expertise » Non-ag Consumer Education | Political Affiliation » Republican