Congratulations to our own Kate Beran, who has joined Research Operations on the Wooster Campus. Kate graduated from ATI in May with an associate of applied sciences degree in crop management. She was also recognized as one of ATI's outstanding students (see video below). Kate’s role is Assistant Superintendent-Wooster Farm Operations and will work with the CFAES Wooster farm operations team to support education, livestock services and production support. Raised on a dairy and row crop farming operation, Kate has a strong background in crop and forage production. Kate has had a career dedicated to customer service, working at Ag service providers and other customer-facing positions. She will provide leadership in supporting our crop production operations, ATI students and faculty utilizing our resources and research faculty and staff leveraging our larger field spaces.