Southern Section Committees

*Designated Chair


Award Committees

Award committees and participation on the committees is defined in the rules associated with an award. Award committees are posted after all nominations are received for the year, as the structure of the committee often changes to avoid conflict of interest.

Extension Award
TN - J. Rhinehart*
SD - J. Caton
TN - J. Ivey  
MS - B. Karisch
KY - G. Rentfrow

Emerging Young Scholar Award
TN - D. Poole* 
TN - R. Browning
TX - M. Cravey
OK - S. Gunter
FL - E. Palmer

Distinguished Service Award
NC - D. Poole*
AL - K. Mullenix
TN - J. Reinhart
FL - J. Vendramini

Young Animal Scientist - Education
AL - K. Mullenix*
OK - A. Foote
AL - W.B. Smith
VA - B. Wilson

Young Animal Scientist - Research
FL - J. Vendramini* 
MO - R. Godfrey
TX - N. Burdick-Sanchez
VA - V. Mercadante

Joseph P. Fontenot Travel Scholarship

VA - K. Smedly*
TX - C. Bratcher
OK - P. Beck
TX - J.A. Carroll

2024 Program Committees

Breeding and Genetics 
OK - D. Hagen*
AL - O. Ajogbor
AL - W. Diniz

VA - V. Mercadante*
LA - A. Edwards
TN - K. Mason
NC - J. Rogers

AR - K. Vierck*
GA - A. Stezleni
AL - A. Tigue
FL - T. Scheffler

Pasture and Forages
OK - S. Gunter*
AL - L. Dillard
OK - P. Beck
AL - B. Smith

SC - N. Long*
TX - G. Perry
GA - P. Fontes
MS - K. Harvey

Ruminant Animal Production
GA - D. Henry*
TX - B. Clemmons
MS - B. Karisch
KY - J. Lehmkuhler

Small Ruminant Production
NC - A. Weaver*
AR - J. Burke
WV - S. Bowdridge
KY - B. Davis

Graduate Student Competition
AL - J. Sawyer*
AR - B. Littlejohn
TX - R. Poole
TX - J. Leatherwood

Teaching & Undergraduate Education and Undergraduate Student Competition
TX - S. Paudyal*
NC - C. L. Pickworth
AL - C. Heaton
TX - N. Mast

2024 Other Committees

TX - C.L. Bratcher*
AL - J.T. Sawyer

Academic Quadrathlon
LA - C.C. Williams*
TX - W. Crossland

2024 Local Coordinator
KY - D. Aaron

SC - C.F. Rosenkrans*
TX - J.A. Carroll
OK - P.A. Beck
MS - C.L. Bratcher

TX - C.L. Bratcher*
TN - J.D. Rhinehart
NC - D.H. Poole

GA - R.L. Stewart*
KY - F.W. Harrelson

Become an ASAS member

Membership is open to individuals, organizations, or firms interested in research and application, instruction, or extension in animal science or associated with the production, processing, marketing, or distribution of livestock and livestock products.

Learn More

Enter your search terms below