About Us

Staff Directory

Name Title E-Mail Address Phone
MARS
Nancy Esser

Superintendent

Herd Manager

nancy.esser@wisc.edu

715-687-4624,ext.16

cell 715-650-7457

Jason Cavadini

Assistant Superintendent

Agronomist

jason.cavadini@wisc.edu

715-687-4624, ext.17

cell 715-650-7451

Scott Fischer

 

Will Cordes

Ag Supervisor

Field Staff

Ag Supervisor

Barn Staff

scott.fischer@wisc.edu

 

wcordes@wisc.edu

 

715-687-4624, ext. 18

cell 715-650-7465

715-687-4624, ext. 19

cell 715-650-7429

Sarah Pleet Office Manager sarah.pleet@wisc.edu

715-687-4624 ext. 12

Paul Abel Animal Res. Tech Adv.

paul.abel@wisc.edu

cell 715-650-7459
Greg Swart Animal Res. Tech Adv. gregory.swart@wisc.edu cell 715-650-7492
USDA
Wayne Coblentz Research Agronomist/ Dairy Scientist Wayne.Coblentz@ars.usda.gov 715-384-5784
Bill Jokela Research Soil Scientist Bill.Jokela@ars.usda.gov 715-384-5954
Mark Borchardt Research Microbiologist Mark.Borchardt@ars.usda.gov 715-387-4943
Robin Ogden Biological Science Lab Tech Robin.Ogden@ars.usda.gov 715-384-5968

Sue Spencer

Microbiologist Susan.Spencer2@ars.usda.gov 715-384-4070
Robin Brewster Secretary Robin.Brewster@ars.usda.gov 715-387-4609
Dairy Science
Matt Akins

Huawei Su

Dairy Scientist

Post Doc Researcher

 msakins@wisc.edu

hsu48@wisc.edu

715-384-9459

608-335-3687

Soils
Robert Florence Lab Director,                      Soil Scientist  robert.florence@wisc.edu  715-387-2523,ext 13
Lisa Bauman Sr. Research Specialist lbauman@wisc.edu 715-387-2523,ext 14
Tina Seeger

Krystina Gehrke

Lindsay Weisbrod

Research Specialist

Research Specialist

 

Research Speicalist

tkseeger@wisc.edu

kgehrke4@wisc.edu

 

lweisbrod@wisc.edu

715-387-2523,ext 14

715-387-2523,ext 26

 

715-387-2523,ext 26

Megan Frederickson Soil Technician mefredrickso@wisc.edu 715-387-2523
Jodie Budtke Office Manager budtke@wisc.edu 715-387-2523,ext 11