Staff

Mr. Thomas Grumbly
Mr. Thomas Grumbly

President

Thomas Grumbly serves as President of Supporters of Agricultural Research (SoAR) Foundation and is a member of the Foundation’s Board of Directors. Mr. Grumbly has held senior leadership positions across...

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Ms. Andrea Putman
Ms. Andrea Putman

Senior Vice President

Andrea Putman is Senior Vice President for Communications at the Supporters of Agricultural Research (SoAR) Foundation. Previously, she was Director of Higher Education for MomentUs at ecoAmerica, a...

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Mr. Josh Stull
Mr. Josh Stull

Vice President for Policy and Analysis

Josh Stull is the Vice President for Policy and Analysis at the Supporters of Agricultural Research (SoAR) Foundation. He brings more than 18 years of food and agriculture policy experience to the SoAR...

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Dr. Timothy (Tod) Desmond
Dr. Timothy (Tod) Desmond

Director of Administration

Tod Desmond is the Director of Administration at the Supporters of Agricultural Research (SoAR) Foundation. He also teaches philosophy and religion as an Adjunct Professor at The College of Southern...

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Dr. Jane Silverthorne
Dr. Jane Silverthorne

Senior Scientific Advisor

Dr. Silverthorne serves as Senior Scientific Advisory for the Supporters of Agricultural Research (SoAR) Foundation. Dr. Silverthorne received her B.Sc. degree in Biology (1st Class Hons.) from the...

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