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General Information:
Peg Uthe
NBCEC Administrative Assistant
Iowa State University
(515) 294-4524

NBCEC Mailing Address:
1221 Kildee Hall
Iowa State University
Ames, IA 50011

NBCEC Fax Number:
(515) 294-6994

Scientific Council
The Scientific Council provides oversight and leadership for NBCEC and is represented by leading animal breeding researchers and educators.

Dr. Dorian Garrick
NBCEC Executive Director
Professor of Animal Breeding, Iowa State University
(515) 509-1582

Research Team
The research team is a group of researchers from animal sciences, statistics, veterinary sciences and human nutrition who contribute to NBCEC projects.


Industry Council
The Industry Council, which guides the Consortium activities, is comprised of producers and a cross section of industry organizations and leaders.

Dave Nichols
NBCEC Advisory Council Chairman
Iowa Beef Producer
(641) 369-2829

Education Committee
The Education Committee develops and implements all educational programs for NBCEC.