Clubs and Organizations

As part of a land-grant university, we strive to serve our community, state, nation, and the world at large through our Extension and outreach programs. See below for a list of faculty with Extension appointments and their areas of work.

Faculty Extension Interests

Conaway Haskins Community and regional economic development, public and nonprofit management, public policy analysis
Mike Ellerbrock Community vitality, natural resources, and K-12 economic education
Gordon Groover Farm business management, risk management, enterprise budgets, land use taxation, farm transitions
Kimberly L. Morgan Grower direct sales, market maker, diversification strategy, production costs analysis, product pricing, fruit and vegetable marketing
Travis Mountain
Financial and Economic well-being
Clint Neill New product marketing, value-added food, basic business training, food safety, veterinary business management
Martha Walker Community viability

Kohl Centre

The Kohl Centre exists to provide Virginia businesses and agribusinesses with financial, marketing, and management advice while also providing students with hands-on learning experiences through immersive, real-world projects that benefit Virginia's agribusiness industry. For more information visit contact Kim Morgan.


Every faculty member is involved with outreach. For more information about their work please visit their individual pages


Jim Pease
Extension Program Leader
301C  Hutcheson Hall
Blacksburg, VA 24061