Executive Committee

The responsibilities of the Executive Committee include:

  • guiding policy development and alterations for the program
  • evaluating and approving faculty applications for membership
  • advising the Director and Assistant Director on academic and programmatic issues
  • reviewing the GDPE Curriculum periodically and recommending any curricular changes
  • discussing issues brought forward by the Academic Committee and graduate student representatives
  • reviewing and ranking nominations for the Distinguished Ecologist lecture series, and providing expertise in the selection process 
  • current students can contact student representatives to bring ideas to the Committee and to answer new student questions
  • contact elected members for collegiate representation 

Meeting Minutes

Please check back soon for the minutes.

Administration

Ruth Hufbauer

Ruth Hufbauer

Director
Department of Agricultural Biology
Jennifer Neuwald

Jennifer Neuwald

Assistant Director
Department of Biology
Alan Knapp

Alan Knapp

Senior Ecologist
Department of Biology

Elected Members

Lise Aubry

Lise Aubry

WCNR Representative
Department of FWCB
Term: 2022-2024
Boone, Randy 8-11-20

Randall Boone

Member at Large
Department of ESS
Term: 2021-2023
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Jennifer Bousselot

College of Agricultural Sciences Representative
Department of Horticullture
Term: 2022-2024
Louise Comas

Louise Comas

Affiliate Scientist Representative
USDA ARS
Term: 2021-2023
Ed Hall, Research Scientist, Ecosystem Science and Sustainability,  Warner College of Natural Resources, Colorado State University, September 19, 2018

Ed Hall

Member at Large
Department of ESS
Term: 2022-2024
Melissa Morado

Melissa Morado

Student Representative
Department of Biology
Term: 2022-2023
Liba Pejchar

Liba Pejchar

Member at Large
Department of SCS
Term: 2022-2024
Jason Sibold

Jason Sibold

College of Liberal Arts Representative
Department of Anthropology and Geography
Term: 2021-2023
Melinda Smith

Melinda Smith​

College of Natural Sciences Representative
Department of Biology
Term: 2021-2023
Erin Weingarten

Erin Weingarten

Student Representative
Department of FWCB
Term: 2022-2023