Advisory Council

The Biological and Agricultural Advisory Council consists of professionals who have excelled in their fields and serve as partners in research and community collaborations. In addition, our advisory council provides guidance and feedback to support advancing overall academic excellence and accountability.

Officers

  • Past Chairperson - Nick Gerbo
  • Chairperson - Richard Nelson
  • Vice Chairperson - Anna Pereira
  • Treasurer - Bill Brown
  • Secretary (ex-officio) - Nick Totaro

Current Members

Board Members Graduation from LSU (unless noted) Occupation

Scott Bergeron

1984

Professional Technical Support Services, The EnviroDepot

William "Bill" Brown

 1969 (Mizzou)

LSU Emeritus Faculty

Meaghan Coco

2011

Coastal Process, LLC

Timothy Dobroski

2021

Graduate Student at Wake Forest University

Micah Fincher

2008

Jones Walker, LLP

Dale Garber

1983

ECM Consultants, Inc.

Nicholas Gerbo

2009

MaxiFlex, LLC

Kevin Holly

2012/2016 (LA Tech)

Louisiana Tech University

Adam Howe

2021

Graduate Student at University of Florida

Elizabeth Courtney Kretzsinger

2011

Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys

Jason Maloney

2008

Terracon Consultants, Inc.

Richard Nelson

2007

PMOLink, LLC

Anna Pereira

2011

ABB, Inc.

Brian Rodrigue

1992

John Deere Thibodeaux

Lacey Simon

2012

Biomarin

Lalit Verma

1972

University of Arkansas

Lakiesha Williams

2001/2003

University of Florida

Jose Wippold

2014/2021 (Texas A&M)

U.S. Army Research Lab

Joe Zerkus

2016/2018 (Georgia Tech)

NVS Engineers and Consultants

 

Past Members

  • Eli Bacilla
  • Grace Bingham
  • Christopher Bologna
  • Tiffany Le
  • Paxton Longwell
  • Sheila Mallenahalli
  • Jeffrey Ortego 
  • Caroline Tulloh