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Abbie Adcock Cuny

Abbie Adcock Cuny (BA poultry science ’14) works with Chick-fil-A Inc. in the supplier quality and safety division as a liaison between Chick-fil-A operators and poultry suppliers. She and husband...

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Jay McCurdy

Jay McCurdy (PhD agronomy and soils ’13) has been named recipient of the Crop Science Society of America’s 2017 Early Career Award for making significant contributions to the field within...

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Casey Whitaker

Casey Whitaker (BS ag communications ’14) is communications manager for the Arlington, Virginia–based Animal Agriculture Alliance, an industry organization that helps bridge the communication gap between farm and fork. She...

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Daniel O’Brien

Daniel O’Brien (BS agronomy and soils ’13), now a University of Arkansas graduate student working toward his master’s in horticulture with a concentration in turfgrass management, was among 18 recipients...

Chelsea Heinen

Chelsea Heinen (BS animal sciences ’14) lives in Smyrna, Georgia, and is pursuing an Associate of Applied Science degree through the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine’s Veterinary Technology Distance...

Aric Clem

Aric Clem (BS horticulture ’12) started his own landscape company, ARC Landscapes LLC, in Birmingham this year.

Sarah Stephenson Wilborn (BS poultry science ’15) has joined the Washington, D.C.–based nonprofit American Humane as strategic alliances manager. In that role, she is responsible for connecting farmers, ranchers and...

Andrew Thompson

Andrew Thompson (BS poultry science ’13) is a field technician for Cobb-Vantress in Somerset, Kentucky. Wife Maggie Lawson Thompson (BS poultry science ’13) is enrolled in the Auburn University College...

Emily Wilson

Emily Wilson (BS ’11, horticulture) has a new position as right-of-way maintenance-and-appearance manager for Canton, North Carolina, and in that role is heading the city’s beautification effort. She assumed...

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Pearson Lewis

Pearson Lewis (BS ’14, agricultural business and economics) of Birmingham is a commercial agriculture credit underwriter for Regions Bank. He and his wife, Shelby, were married July 23, 2016. Shelby...