Supporting water research, education, technology and ecoculture
for the Rappahannock region of Virginia.
RIVERE℠ Research Advisory Board
Feras Batarseh, JM, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department
of Biological Systems
Engineering (BSE), Virginia Tech
Bryan Hofmann, M.En.
Friends of the Rappahannock
Eldon James, MURP
River Basin Commission
Ben Odhiambo Kisila, Ph.D.
Professor, Earth & Environmental
Sciences, University of
R. Russell Lotspeich, B.S.
Research to Operations and
Experimental Data Lead, USGS
Water Resources Mission Area
Uma Marques, M.S.
Director, Virginia Smart Community
Testbed (a joint position serving the
Virginia Innovation Partnership
Corporation and Stafford EDA)
David Sample, Ph.D
Professor, Dept. of Biological
Systems Engineering, Virginia
Tech & Extension Specialist,
Virginia Cooperative Extension,
Hampton Roads Agricultural
Research and Extension Center
Durelle (Scotty) Scott, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biological
Systems Engineering, Virginia Tech
Joe Wood, Ph.D.
Chesapeake Bay Foundation
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