International Advisory Board Member

L. George Wilson

George Wilson has been a professor of horticultural science at North Carolina State University since 1975. His research, teaching and extension focuses on postharvest physiology and technology.

John Bowman

  • USAID Agreement Officer's Representative (AOR)

John Bowman is a senior agriculture advisor for the USAID Bureau for Food Security and as such serves as the AOR for the Horticulture Innovation Lab.

Cecilia Chi-Ham

  • International Advisory Board member

Cecilia Chi-Ham manages the global strategy process for the R&D portfolio at HM.CLAUSE, a vegetable seed company and business unit of Limagrain Group.

Rose Koenig

Rose Koenig is the interim director for the Global office for the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS Global).

Eric Kueneman

  • International Advisory Board member

Eric Kueneman is a global agriculture consultant with experience in more than 60 countries worldwide as the director of Kueneman Consultancy.

Josette Lewis

  • International Advisory Board member
Josette Lewis directs agricultural affairs for the Almond Board of California.

Detlef Virchow

  • International Advisory Board member

Detlef Virchow is head of programming at Plan International Germany in Hamburg.

R. Shanthi Wilson Wijeratnam

  • International Advisory Board member
Shanthi Wilson is a consultant and worked as a project manager for 35 years with the Industrial Technology Institute in Sri Lanka.