Cary Murchison Phillips

Cary Murchison Phillips (BS animal sciences ’70), DVM, is a veterinarian in practice with her husband, Auburn alum Rusty Phillips, at Phillips-Dunn Animal Hospital in Montgomery. They have two daughters,...

Jonathan Edelson

Jonathan Edelson (MS entomology ’78, PhD ’82) and wife Karen Maxey Edelson (BS zoology ’80, MS ’82) moved from Stillwater, Oklahoma, to Demopolis in 2016, two years after his retirement...

Stephen Wood

Stephen Wood (BS agronomy and soils ’79) has returned to his native Coffee County as superintendent of the Enterprise Country Club golf course. He specialized in turfgrass management at Auburn...

Joe Cordray

Joe Cordray (MS ’76, PhD ’83, animal sciences) of Ames, Iowa, was inducted into the Meat Industry Hall of Fame in January. He joined the Iowa State University faculty in...

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Ann Burbach Hemphill

(BS ’77, MS ’79, ag business and economics) of Fosters in Tuscaloosa County is owner of Bobby Hemphill Farms and a racquetball instructor. She is widowed and has a son,...

George Ray Gardner

(MS ’71, ag business and economics) of Crofton, Maryland, is a retired senior agricultural economist. Since his 2008 retirement, he is “enjoying travel, family and fishing on the Chesapeake Bay.”...

Kevin Carroll

(BS ’77, ag business and economics) of Tallahassee is a circuit judge in the State of Florida. He and his wife, Lane, have two children: Drew and Kasey.

J. E. Avrard

(BS ’78, horticulture) of Auburn recently retired from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama with 33 years of service. He and wife Judy have two children: J. and Jared.

Don Koehler

(BS ’79, animal sciences), of Tifton, Ga., has served as executive director of the Georgia Peanut Commission for nearly 30 years. He was recently re-appointed to a seventh term on...

Clete Youmans

(BS ’78, crop and soil sciences), of Dyersburg, Tenn., is a principal biologist for BASF Corp. He is also the Agricultural Alumni Association’s Tennessee representative for 2016. He and his...