Home » Initiative Team

Initiative Team

AGRICULTURE LAW EDUCATION INITIATIVE PARTNERS

The Agriculture Law Education Initiative (ALEI) is a collaboration of the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law at the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB); the College of Agriculture & Natural Resources at the University of Maryland, College Park (UMCP); and the School of Agricultural and Natural Sciences at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. ALEI is an initiative of the University of Maryland: MPowering the State, a strategic alliance between UMB and UMCP created in 2012 to significantly expand research, business development, and student opportunities at both universities.

Executive Committee

Craig Beyrouty, PhD, Dean, AGNR
Moses Kairo, PhD, Dean, SANS
Donald Tobin, JD, Dean, UMCSL

Working Group Leadership Committee

Dan Kugler, PhD, Assistant Dean, AGNR
Michael Pappas, JD, Professor, UMCSL
Jurgen Schwarz, PhD, Chair, DAFRS

Working Group

Nicole Cook, JD, LLM, Legal Specialist, DAFRS
Sarah Everhart, JD, Legal Specialist, UMCSL
Paul Goeringer, JD, LLM,Extension Legal Specialist, AGNR
Kelly Nuckolls, JD, LLM, Legal Specialist, AGNR
Mayhah R Suri, BS, Faculty Specialist, AGNR

AGNR – College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, College Park
UMCSL – University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, Baltimore
SANS – School of Agricultural and Natural Sciences, Eastern Shore
DAFRS – Department of Agriculture, Food and Resource Sciences, Eastern Shore