Faculty & Staff

Cindy Armstrong

Finance/Budget Manager

2606 W. Pioneer
Puyallup, WA 98371-4998

Doug Collins

Extension Specialist

2606 W. Pioneer
Puyallup, WA 98371
Phone: 253-445-4658

David Granatstein

Sustainable Agriculture Specialist

1100 N. Western Ave.
Wenatchee, WA 98801
509-663-8181 x222
Granatstein Blog Posts

Sonia Hall

Research Associate

1100 N Western Ave
Wenatchee, WA 98801-1230
509-663-8181 x249
Hall Blog Posts

Karen Hills

Research Associate

Seattle, WA

Elizabeth Kirby

Associate in Research

1100 N. Western Ave.
Wenatchee, WA 98801
509-663-8181 x283

Aba Kiser

Food Systems Program Project Manager/Cascadia Grains Coordinator

121 Oak Bay Road
Port Hadlock, WA 98339
(360) 531-0312

Chad Kruger


16650 State Route 536
Mount Vernon, WA  98273
Kruger Blog Posts

Laura Lewis

WSU Food Systems Program Leader

121 Oak Bay Road
Port Hadlock, WA 98339

Andy McGuire

Irrigated Cropping Systems Agronomist

WSU Extension
Grant and Adams Counties
1525 E Wheeler Rd
Moses Lake, WA 98837
509-754-2011 Ext. 4313

Marcy Ostrom

Small Farms and Community Food Systems

1100 Western Ave. N.
Wenatchee, WA 98801
509-663-8181 x 263
Ostrom Blog Posts

Kirti Rajagopalan

Assistant Research Professor

Pullman, WA

Brooke Saari

Extension Coordinator

1100 N. Western Ave.
Wenatchee, WA 98801
(509) 663-8181 x265

Kate Smith

Extension Educator – Small and Latino Farms

Burlington, WA
360-428-4270 ext. 223

Nate Stacey

Postdoctoral Research Associate

2606 W Pioneer
Puyallup, WA 98371

Nicole Witham

Extension Coordinator

Farm & Food Systems Team
121 Oak Bay Road
Port Hadlock, WA 98339

Georgine Yorgey

Associate Director

16650 State Route 536
Mount Vernon, WA  98273
Yorgey Blog Posts

Tara Zimmerman

Associate in Research

901 Fifth Avenue, Ste. 2900
Seattle, WA 98164

Leadership Team

Citizen Advisory Committee

  • Jim Baird, Baird Orchards
  • Trudy Bialic, PCC Natural Markets
  • Joe Casola, UW Climate Impacts Group
  • Dan Coyne, WSDA
  • Kevin Corliss, Ste. Michelle Wine Estates
  • Tim Crosby, Cascadia Foodshed Financing Project
  • Laurie Davies, Department of Ecology
  • Nichole Embertson, Whatcom Conservation District
  • Dale Gies, Gies Farms
  • Miles McEvoy, Lacewing Auditing and Consulting LLC
  • Leslie Michel, Soil Scientist, Okanogan Conservation District
  • Warren Morgan, Morgan Orchards/Double Diamond Fruit
  • Doug Poole, dryland producer
  • Maurice Robinette, cow-calf producer
  • Rick Roeder, Washington State Department of Natural Resources
  • Derek Sandison, Washington State Department of Agriculture
  • Anne Schwartz, Blue Heron Farm
  • Jill Smith, Pure Eire Dairy
  • Bill Warren, Orchardist/Farm Bureau
  • Rachel Wieme, WSU graduate student representative
  • Andy Wilcox, Wilcox Farms

Affiliated Faculty

CSANR works with numerous WSU Faculty. Many of our faculty affiliates have current or previous research projects and publications that can be accessed via the CSANR Grants Database or the CSANR Publications Library.