Our Team

Staff

Dr. Guillaume Lhermie, DVM, MSc, PhD
Dr. Guillaume Lhermie, DVM, MSc, PhD
Director, The Simpson Centre for Food and Agricultural Policy
Joshua Bourassa, B.Sc, MSc Candidate
Joshua Bourassa, B.Sc, MSc Candidate
Research Associate
Tarra Drevet, PhD
Tarra Drevet, PhD
Manager, Business Operations
Vivian Wang
Vivian Wang
Administrative Coordinator
Minfeng Tang, PhD
Minfeng Tang, PhD
Postdoctoral Scholar
Lucia Sanguinetti
Lucia Sanguinetti
Research Associate
Hanan Ishaque, PhD
Hanan Ishaque, PhD
Program Coordinator
Sabrina Gulab, PhD
Sabrina Gulab, PhD
Postdoctoral Associate
Tatenda Mambo
Tatenda Mambo
Postdoctoral Associate
Francine Nelson
Francine Nelson
Research Assistant
Melina Hoefling
Melina Hoefling
Research Assistant
Margarita (“Maggie”) Sanguinetti
Margarita (“Maggie”) Sanguinetti
Research Assistant
Juhi Huda, PhD
Juhi Huda, PhD
Research Associate
Ivana Skendrovic
Ivana Skendrovic
Project Coordinator
Mukesh Khanal
Mukesh Khanal
Research Associate
Jenny Kim
Jenny Kim
Data Analyst

Affiliated Researchers and Fellows

Robert Falconer
Research Assistant, University of Calgary School of Public Policy
Jared Carlberg
Professor of Agribusiness & Agricultural Economics, University of Manitoba
Kerri Holland
PhD in Political Science, University of Alberta
May T. Yeung
MBA (with distinction), International Business, University of Aberystwyth
William A. Kerr
Professor, College of Agriculture and Bioresources, University of Saskatchewan
Ymène Fouli
PhD in Soil Science Agronomy, Water Use Efficiency, Modelling, Cropping Systems – Penn State University

Simpson Centre Advisory Council

Don Smith
Advisory Council Chair
Executive Vice President and COO, UFA
Arvind Gupta
Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto
Doug Horner
Chairman, Canada Asia Synergy Group
Alison Jackson
Managing Partner, Calgary at EY LLP
G. Kee Jim
Managing Director, Feedlot Health & GK Jim Group of Companies
Guillaume Lhermie
Director, Simpson Centre for Agricultural and Food Innovation and Public Education; Associate Professor, Production Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Calgary
Larry Martin
Principal, Agri-Food Management Excellence Inc., and Dr. Larry Martin and Associates
Nuvyn Peters
Founder and CEO, Peters & Associates, Corp.
John Simpson
Founder, Chairman of the Board, CEO of the CANA Group of Companies
Marlise Hunter
Director of Platform, Tall Grass Ventures

Simpson Centre Scientific Committee

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