External Advisory Committee

2015/16 Advisory Board

CS-CASH External Advisory Committee met with members of the Center at UNMC College of Public Health on May 12, 2015. Project leaders gave updates on their progress. A focus of discussion was how CS-CASH and NIOSH agricultural programs could make a greater impact in the farming community. The 2016 External Advisory Board Meeting will be held Tuesday May 3, 2016. 

Board Member


Marilyn Adams Founder - Farm Safety for Just Kids 
Denise Andress Western North Dakota Area Health Education Center
Lowell Forristall Iowa farmer; Agribusiness owner
Karen Funkenbusch

Agricultural Systems Management
Rural Safety and Health Specialist,
Missouri AgrAbility Program Director, Missouri State University

Alex Funtes

Missouri Rural Community Worker Alliance

Jessica Jones

Extension Educator UNL

Bill Hetzler  Director of Safety
Nebraska Department of Labor
Roger Hoy Director of Nebraska Test Laboratory
Professor of Biological Systems Engineering
Fred Gerr Professor, Occupational Physician, Deputy Director Great Plains Center for Agricultural Health, University of Iowa
Deanna Karmazin Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture
Ronaldo Maghirang Professor Kansas State University
Biological & Agricultural Engineering
Don McCabe Editor Nebraska Farmer Magazine
Gordon Moore Agricultural Safety Consultant Moore Ag Safety
Jane Schuh Associate Director for the ND Ag Experiment Station and Coordinator/Director of the Cellular and Molecular Biology interdisciplinary graduate program North Dakota State University
Derry Stover

Occupational Safety and Health Epidemiologist
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

Cheryl Tevis

Senior Editor Successful Farming Magazine

Jenora Waterman Assistant Professor
North Carolina Agricultural Tech