External Advisory Panel


Martha Byanyima, MSc., Food Safety and Quality Management
Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa, Uganda



Darlene Cowart, Corporate Food Safety Director
Birdsong Peanuts, US



Cynthia Donovan, Associate Professor
Agricultural Food and Resource Economics
, Michigan State University, US



Jeff Ehlers, Ph.D., Program Officer
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, US



Andrew Emmott, Consultant
Groundnut value chain specialist



Jeff Johnson, consultant
Birdsong Peanuts and The Peanut Institute



Isaac Minde, Ph.D., Deputy Director Innovative Agricultural Research Initiative
Sokoine University of Agriculture, Tanzania



Shyam Nigam, Ph.D., Expert
Agriculture for Development, India



Helga Recke, Visiting Fellow-CALS-AWARE
Cornell University, US



Farid Waliyar, Independent Consultant
Retired from ICRISAT in 2014



Daniel Bailey (ex-officio), Agriculture Development Officer
US Agency for International Development, US



Dave Hoisington (ex-officio), director
Peanut Innovation Lab, US



Jamie Rhoads (ex-officio), assistant director
Peanut Innovation Lab, US