Grape Group Alumni

Where are they now? See what our past students are up to.

Lisa Robbins, Ph D (2017)

Enology Program, Horticulture and Crop Science under Dr. Joe Scheerens

Thomas Todaro, MS (2016)

Viticulture Program, Horticulture and Crop Science under Dr. Imed Dami

Current Position:  Viticulture Extension Educator, Michigan State University

Leelanau County, Michigan

Shouxin Li, MS (2014)

Viticulture Program, Horticulture and Crop Science under Dr. Imed Dami

Current Position:  

China

Yi Zhang, Ph D (2012)

Viticulture Program, Horticulture and Crop Science under Dr. Imed Dami

Current Position: Technical Director, Grapery Inc. (Premium Table Grape Producer)

Bakersfield, California

Patricia Chalfant, MS (2012)

Viticulture Program, Horticulture and Crop Science under Dr. Imed Dami

Current Position:  Wine maker and vineyard manager at Ceasar Creek Vineyards

Zena, Ohio

Trudi Grant, Ph D (2012)

Viticulture Program, Horticulture and Crop Science under Dr. Imed Dami

Current Position:  Post-Doctoral Researcher

University of Florida

Mizuho Nita, Ph D (2005)

Plant Pathology under Dr Laurence V. Madden and Dr. Mike Ellis

Current Position:  Fruit Extension Specialist and Assistant Professor

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University