The BRS Advisory Committee provides guidance to the BioRenewable Systems undergraduate and graduate programs.

Our members are primarily from industry and academia, representing agricultural systems and biologically-based products. We appreciate the commitment from our members.

Current members are:

Jim Day, TurfTeq
Mark Bonson, Hoobers
Keith Atherholt, Lewis Lumber
Pat Topper, Energyworks
Dan Hindman, Virginia Tech University
Heather Bowers, USDA-NRCS
Mike Wolcott, Washington State University
Melinda Benedick, Ag Choice Farm Credit
Vern Dando, Lumberman's Merchandising Corp.
Min Chen, Troy Chemical Corp.
Austin Dando, Brookside Custom Homes
Kimberly Packard*


*currently no affiliation, applying to our BRS graduate program.