Board of Directors

AgriSafe’s Board includes individuals with diverse work, life, social, and educational backgrounds so that it can make well-rounded decisions that strengthen the mission of AgriSafe.

Interested in learning more about the AgriSafe Board of Directors? Check out these resources:

Find out more about each of our current Board of Directors Members below:

Amanda Wickman, MBA – Chair

Program Director, SW Ag Center, University of Texas at Tyler

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Mary Kay Nissen, DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC, COHN-S – Vice Chair

Shenandoah Medical Center

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Sebastian Galindo, PhD – Secretary

University of Florida

Tim Higgins – Treasurer

Farm Credit Services of America

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Ann K. Carruth, DNS, RN

Southeastern Louisiana University

Andrew Esposito, B.S., C.E.A., C.E.S.O.

Central Florida Agricultural Section of the American Society of Safety Professionals

Ronald Ford

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Brian Hammer, MPA, CDS

Nationwide Agribusiness

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Wendell G. Miley

Louisiana Farm Bureau Federation

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Kay Miller Temple, MD

Rural Health Information Hub

Nicholas Rutledge, MSW, LCSW

Coastal Family Health Center, Biloxi, MS

Shirley W. Liles, MS, Ed

North Carolina Department of Public Service