Professional Development

Charge to the Committee

Find and create professional development opportunities for EDEN delegates and encourage professional development in disaster education. Produce a monthly webinar series. Review and score presentation and poster proposals for the EDEN annual meeting and provide a workshop opportunity for that event.


Open to all delegates. Must designate members to represent the Professional Development Committee on the Marketing Committee.


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Rick Griffiths

Job Title: Family and Consumer Science Agent
Office Phone: (505) 334-9496
Delegate Type: Delegate
Institution: New Mexico State University

Committee Members

Last Name First Name Institution
Hyde Glenda Oregon State University
Yandow Cathy University of Vermont Extension
Kocher Susan University of California Cooperative Extension
Whitford Fred Purdue University
Gmeinder Gwen University of Minnesota
Dixon Ruth Oregon State University
Jensen Michael Washington State University
White Virginia
McCann Mark
Friend Duane University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Estwick Noel Prairie View A&M University
Tannehill Linda
Prather Tim
Davis Kimberly Florida A&M University
Black Lynette Oregon State University
Bearnes Kim Nebraska Extension
Hilbun-Benoit Anne-Howard Mississippi State University
Griffith Rick New Mexico State University
Davis Tim University of Hawaii
Skjolaas Cheryl University of Wisconsin-Madison
Nelson Sherry University of Missouri
Yoder Mike North Carolina State University
Burnham Conne University of Missouri
Higdon Andrea University of Kentucky
McKillip Carrie University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Mueller Ashley University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lillpop Abby Purdue University
El Afandi Gamal Tuskegee University
Lovelace Susan South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium