Harry R. Hughes Center for Agro-Ecology, Inc.
Welcome Dr. Suzanne Dorsey
The College of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Maryland along with the Board of Directors of the Hughes Center for Agro-Ecology, Inc. are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Suzanne Dorsey as Executive Director of the Harry R. Hughes Center for Agro-Ecology. Dr. Dorsey succeeds Dr. Russell Brinsfield in this position.
The Harry R. Hughes Center for Agro-Ecology, Inc. is a 501 (c)(3) corporation affiliated with the University of Maryland College Park and the University System of Maryland. Founded in 1999, the Center brings together diverse interests from the agricultural, forestry, and environmental communities for the purpose of retaining Maryland's working landscapes and the industries they support while protecting and improving the health of the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries.
Mission Statement of the Center:
Promote Economically Viable and Environmentally Sound Agriculture and Forestry as Maryland's Preferred Land Use