‘It’s an honor’: CFAES welcomes Cathann Kress

Ohio State welcomes Cathann Arceneaux Kress, currently vice president for extension and outreach and director of cooperative extension at Iowa State University, as its new vice president for agricultural administration and dean of CFAES, effective May 1.

“It’s an honor to join the incredible community of faculty, staff and volunteers dedicated to all of CFAES’s missions in education, research, outreach and service,” she said in a press release. “I’m excited by the opportunities and multiple ways we can enhance the capacities and impacts of CFAES.”

Farm and Dairy, Ohio’s Country Journal, Ohio State’s student newspaper The Lantern and Des Moines, Iowa’s WHO-TV, among others, covered the announcement.

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