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Grady Smith

Grady Smith (BS animal and dairy sciences ’99) is the senior pastor of Gateway Baptist Church in Montgomery, where he lives with his wife, Julia, and children Grady, Richard and...

John “Eric” Hataway

John “Eric” Hataway (BS ag science ’99) has joined Cornerstone Insurance Group in Blakely, Georgia, as the new agribusiness insurance account manager, covering Alabama and Georgia. He and his wife,...

Alexis Gomillion Luewellyn (BS animal and dairy sciences ’95) lives in Dallas, Texas, and is a senior manager for the Fresh Food Innovation division of 7-Eleven Inc.

Lori Bryson

Lori Bryson (BS animal sciences ’98) is a project manager with Education Networks of America Inc. She lives in Nashville with her two children.

Kersten Beaver Johnson

Kersten Beaver Johnson (BS animal sciences ’97, MAg animal behavior ’99) completed her doctorate in veterinary medicine from Auburn in 2003 and is now a diplomate of veterinary internal medicine...

Dan Hicks

Dan Hicks (BS ag business and economics ’90), a retired U.S. Marine Corps lieutenant colonel, lives in Auburn with wife Kristen and is employed by White Oak Pastures in Bluffton,...

David Ray

(BS ’95, ag business and economics) lives in Edenton, North Carolina, and is director of production at Smithfield Hog Production. He and wife Shannon have two children: Jackson and Carson.

Drew Ratterman

(BS ’96, ag business and economics) lives in Indianapolis, Indiana, and is a workforce leader at Dow AgroSciences. In his job, he works with colleges of agriculture across the...

Steve Harbison

(BS ’96, poultry science) of Cullman is owner of Live Haul Products Inc. He and wife Paula have two children: Tyler and Sarabeth.

Randy Gatlin

(’98, horticulture) is now assistant grounds manager for Sandals Resorts International in Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands. He has been in the position since October 2015. He and his wife...