Douglas Lawrence Karlen

Title: Supervisory Soil Scientist, Research Leader Company: National Laboratory for Agriculture and The Environment Location: Ames, IA United States Achievements: Inductee, Worldwide Lifetime Achievement (2017) Recipient, Applied Soil Science Research Award, Soil Science Society of America (2002) Recipient, Agronomic Research Award, American Society of Agronomy (2001) Recipient, Wener L. Nelson Award, American Society of Agronomy…

Martin John Bukovac

Title: Distinguished Professor Company: Michigan State University Location: East Lansing, MI United States Achievements: Inductee, Worldwide Lifetime Achievement (2017) Recipient, Spiridon Brusina Medal Croatian Society For Natural Sciences (2004) Recipient, Gold Veitch Memorial Medal, The Royal Horticultural Society (2003) Honoree, Bukovac Distinguished Lectureship Established In His Honor, Michigan State Horticultural Society (1995) Recipient, Alexander Von…

Salvadore Joseph Locascio

Title: Professor Company: University of Florida Industry: Agriculture, Education Years in industry: 62 Years affiliated with Marquis Who’s Who: 25

William Frederick Ritter

Title: Owner, Department Chair, Professor Company: Ritter Engineering, University of Delaware Location: Elkton, MD United States Achievements: Inductee, Worldwide Lifetime Achievement (2017) Recipient, Royce J. Tipton Award, American Society of Civil Engineers (2004) Recipient, Distinguished Service Award, American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (2003) Recipient, Civil Engineer of the Year Award, American Society of…

Zane Vernon Akins

Title: Agricultural Products Executive Company: Zane Akins and Associates Location: The Villages, FL United States Achievements: Inductee, Worldwide Lifetime Achievement (2017) Honoree, Honorary Colonel, State of Kentucky (2014) Recipient, Dairy Leadership Award, National Pedigreed Livestock Council (2012) Inductee, Hall of Fame, Alpha Gamma Rho (2006, 2008) Honoree, Honorary Lifetime Membership, National Pedigreed Livestock Council (2007)…

Rafael Andres Ferreyra

Title: Coordinator of Research and Development Company: AG Connections Inc. Industry: Consulting Years in industry: 27 Years affiliated with Marquis Who’s Who: 12   Contact Rafael Andres Ferreyra:

Gerald Lee Riskowski

Title: Professor and Head of the Biological and Agricultural Engineering Department Company: Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University Industry: Education Years in industry: 41 Years affiliated with Marquis Who’s Who: 16   Contact Gerald Lee Riskowski:

Kwang Jin Kim

Title:  Researcher Company: Rural Development Administration Location:  Wanju-gun, Jeollabuk-do, Republic of Korea Achievements: Inductee, Worldwide Lifetime Achievement (2017) Recipient, Achievement Award for the Advancement of National Development as a Government Employee, Prime Minister (2016) Recipient, Achievement Award for the Development of the Government Employee Research Group, Ministry of Personnel Management (2015) Recipient, Achievement Award for…

Naofumi Morita

Title:  Academic Adviser Company: Fudai Company, Ltd. Location:  Nara-ken, Japan Achievements: Inductee, Worldwide Lifetime Achievement (2017) Recipient, Da Vinci Diamond Award, International Biographical Centre (2007) Honoree, Named One of the Top 100 Scientists (2006) Featured Listee, Who’s Who in the World (2008-2014, 2016)  Designations:  Doctor of Philosophy in Agriculture, Osaka Prefecture University Licensed Cereal Scientist,…

James Burt Howell III

Title: Sales Consultant Company: Asgrow Seed Company Industry: Agriculture Years in industry: 42 Years affiliated with Marquis Who’s Who: 31

James Lawrence Seale, Jr.:

Title: Agricultural Economics Educator Company: University of Florida Industry: Agriculture Years in Industry: 44 Years affiliated with Marquis Who’s Who: 29

Annita L. Shaw

Title: Owner; Art Educator (Retired) Company:  Kenneth Shaw Family Farms; Central Kitsap School District Location:  Silverdale, WA United States   Achievements: Inductee, Worldwide Lifetime Achievement (2016) Featured Member, Who’s Who in America, Marquis Who’s Who (2005-2016) Featured Member, Who’s Who of American Women, Marquis Who’s Who (2004-2010) Featured Member, Who’s Who in the World, Marquis…

Wanessa S. Pence

Title: Owner, President Company:  Wanessa-Sue, Inc. Website:  www.wanessa-sue.com Location: Kingman, AZ United States Distinguished Member  

James W. Kuhlman

Title: Cerro Gordo County Extension Education Director (Retired) Company: Iowa State University Location:  Mason City, IA United States Honored Member  

Margaret ‘Betty’ E. Turner

Title:  Office Manager (Retired) Company:  Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Location: Chesapeake, VA United States Honored Member