USA Management Profiles

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Bart Ruth - President


Bart Ruth is a sixth generation farmer operator in eastern Nebraska. Active in agricultural policy through involvement in numerous agricultural organisations at the state and national level. Bart has represented American Soybean farmers in International forums during his tenure with American Soybean Association. He also represented American agriculture as an Eisenhower Fellow in 2005. He also sits on the University of Nebraska Presidents Advisory Committee. Bart started his tenure as the President of Nuffield USA in late 2022 and he aims to secure funding to expand the Nuffield scholarship program in the USA. interact and assist scholars in arranging visits to the United States and frequently hosting visiting scholars.
Susan Truehart Garey - Vice President


A 2019 Nuffield Scholar from the United States, Susan is Kent County Director, Animal Science Agent & State 4-H Youth Development Animal Science Program Coordinator at the University of Delaware Extension Service. Susan is also a family farm operator and as part of her scholarship, she was interested in exploring sustainable methods of animal agriculture production around the world. As part of her studies, Susan investigated systems-based, holistic approaches to livestock production. Susan is a 1998 graduate of University of Delaware's College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. She is no stranger to travel, having co-led several study abroad trips to New Zealand with College of Agriculture and Natural Resources students. Beyond work, Garey along with husband Ashton, son Aiden and daughter Miranda live the agriculture lifestyle on the family farm in Harrington. Garey is a 4-H alumna and her son and daughter are following in their mother's footsteps as active members. Describing herself as a "Kiwi at heart," her children now join their mother on trips to New Zealand.
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