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Imperial County
UC Cooperative Extension - Imperial County
1050 East Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250-9615
Phone: (442) 265-7700
Fax: (442) 265-7723

Director

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Dr Oli Gurmu Bachie
Title: Imperial County Director
Specialty: Agronomy / Field Crops
Address:
UC Cooperative Extension - Imperial County
1050 East Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250-9615
Phone: (442) 265-7700
Fax: (442) 265-7723
Email: obachie@ucanr.edu

Director

4-H

Staff

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Daniel Buenrostro
Title: Laboratory Assistant
Specialty: Irrigation and water management, soil salinity, drainage, infiltration, water quality, TMDL
Address:
UC Cooperative Extension - Imperial County
1050 East Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250-9615
Phone: (442) 265-7700
Fax: (442) 265-7723
Email: dnbuenrostro@ucanr.edu
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Trish Burich-McNeece
Title: Office Supervisor ll
Address:
UC Cooperative Extension - Imperial County
1050 E. Holton Rd.
Holtville, CA 92250
Phone: (442) 265-7700
Fax: (442) 265-7723
Email: tbmcneece@ucanr.edu
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Jorge Ledesma Celis
Title: Laboratory Assistant
Specialty: Irrigation and water management, soil salinity, drainage, infiltration, water quality, TMDL
Address:
UC Cooperative Extension - Imperial County
1050 East Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250-9615
Phone: (442) 265-7700
Fax: (442) 265-7723
Email: jlcelis@ucanr.edu
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Jennifer Garcia
Title: 4-H Youth Development Program Secretary
Address:
UC Cooperative Extension - Imperial County
1050 East Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250-9615
Phone: (442) 265-7700
Fax: (442) 265-7723
Email: jlgarcia@ucanr.edu
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Nannette Kniffin
Title: Office Assistant III
Address:
UC Cooperative Extension - Imperial County
1050 East Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250-9615
Phone: (442) 265-7700
Fax: (442) 265-7723
Email: dnkniffin@ucanr.edu
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Brooke Latack
Title: Livestock Advisor
Address:
UC Cooperative Extension - Imperial County
1050 East Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250-9615
Phone: (442) 265-7700
Fax: (442) 265-7723
Email: bclatack@ucanr.edu
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Martha Lopez
Title: Community Education Specialist II
Address:
UC Cooperative Extension - Imperial County
1050 East Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250-9615
Phone: (442) 265-7700
Fax: (442) 265-7723
Email: mslopez@ucanr.edu
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Dr Chris McDonald
Title: Inland and Desert Natural Resources Advisor, County Co-Director San Bernardino
Specialty: invasive plants, weeds, native plant restoration, vegetation management,
Address:
UC Cooperative Extension - San Bernardino County
777 East Rialto Avenue
San Bernardino, CA 92415-0730
Phone: (909) 387-2242
Fax: (909) 387-3306
Email: cjmcdonald@ucanr.edu
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Dr Yu Meng
Title: Youth Family and Community Advisor
Address:
1050 E. Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250
Phone: 442-265-7709
Fax: 442-265-7723
Email: ucmeng@ucanr.edu
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Dr Aliasghar Montazar
Title: UCCE Irrigation and Water Management Advisor
Specialty: Irrigation and water management, measurement and modeling of surface energy balance variables/ET and crop coefficients, irrigation scheduling, drainage and water quality, on-farm irrigation system management and evaluation, salinity management and control practices, deficit irrigation, environmental instrumentation and modelling.
Address:
UC Cooperative Extension Advisor in Imperial & Riverside Counties
1050 East Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250-9615
Phone: (442) 265-7707
Fax: (442) 265-7723
Email: amontazar@ucanr.edu
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Eric T. Natwick
Title: Entomology Advisor, emeritus
Specialty: Entomology, Pest Management
Address:
UC Cooperative Extension - Imperial County
1050 East Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250-9615
Phone: (442) 265-7700
Fax: (442) 265-7723
Email: etnatwick@ucanr.edu
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Rigoberto Ponce
Title: Community Education Specialist II-CalFresh
Address:
UC Cooperative Extension - Imperial County
1050 East Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250-9615
Phone: 442-265-7714
Fax: 442-265-7723
Email: ucponce@ucanr.edu
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Andrea Ramirez
Title: Office Technician
Address:
UC Cooperative Extension - Imperial County
1050 E Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250
Phone: (442) 265-7700 ext. 7703
Fax: (442) 265-7723
Email: aiestrada@ucanr.edu
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Kristian M Salgado
Title: Community Education Specialist 2 (CES2) Climate Smart Agriculture
Address:
UC Cooperative Extension - Imperial County
1050 East Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250-9615
Phone: 442-265-7700
Fax: 442-265-7723
Email: kmsalgado@ucanr.edu
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Paul Tabarez
Title: Community Education Supervisor II
Address:
UC Cooperative Extension - Imperial County
1050 East Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250-9615
Phone: (442)265-7715
Fax: (442) 265-7723
Email: pjtabarez@ucanr.edu
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Etaferahu Takele , M.S.; M.A
Title: County Director/Area Advisor Farm Management/Agricultural Economics
Specialty: Area Advisor - Farm Management /Agricultural Economics - Production economics, decision-making at the farm level, integrated input management, risk managementSubtropical Fruit Crops (Citrus, Avocados) Vegetable crops, Field CropsRiverside, San Diego, San Bernardino, Imperial, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Los Angles, Orange and Ventura.
Address:
UC Cooperative Extension - Riverside County
21150 Box Springs Road, Ste 202
Moreno Valley, CA 92557-8718
Phone: (951) 683-6491
Fax: (951) 788-2615
Email: ettakele@ucanr.edu
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Christopher Gomez Wong
Title: Community Education Specialist II
Specialty: Nutrition, Gardening, Physical Activity, Youth Engagement, Smarter Lunchrooms Movement, Wellness Policy Implementation
Address:
UC Cooperative Extension - Imperial County
1050 East Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250-9615
Phone: (442) 265-7716
Fax: (442) 265-7723
Email: cgowong@ucanr.edu