Earlier today, Interim Dean of Cooperative Extension Karl Martin announced that Heidi Zoerb has agreed to serve as the interim associate dean of Cooperative Extension. Zoerb will take a leave from her duties as associate dean for external relations and advancement in CALS to assume this temporary position.
As a result, several members of the CALS external relations office will be assuming new duties. News manager Nicole Miller will take the lead on all college communications and media efforts. Development specialist Kara Luedtke will be the primary contact for alumni activities. Government affairs issues can be directed to Senior Associate Dean Dick Straub.
Zoerb begins with Cooperative Extension on Dec. 1. The position runs through Dec. 31, 2017.