NC State Extension

Meet Our Staff

Photo of Dr. Jim Ballington, Jr.Dr. Jim Ballington, Jr.Professor and Extension Specialist (919) 515-5373 (Office) jim_ballington@ncsu.eduHorticultural SciencePhoto of Dr. Hannah BurrackDr. Hannah BurrackAssoc. Professor and Extension Specialist (Berry, Tobacco and Specialty Crops) (919) 513-4344 hannah_burrack@ncsu.eduEntomology and Plant PathologyPhoto of Dr. Gina FernandezDr. Gina FernandezExtension Specialist (Small Fruits) (919) 513-7416 gina_fernandez@ncsu.eduHorticultural ScienceDr. Katie JenningsAssistant Professor (919) 515-1224 katie_jennings@ncsu.eduHorticultural SciencePhoto of Wayne MitchemWayne MitchemSouthern Region Small Fruit Consortium Coordinator and Fruit Weed Management (704) 276-1584 wayne_mitchem@ncsu.eduHorticultural SciencePhoto of Dr. Penelope Perkins-VeazieDr. Penelope Perkins-VeazieProfessor (704) 250-5419 penelope_perkins@ncsu.eduHorticultural ScienceDr. Roderick RejesusExtension Specialist and Associate Professor (919) 513-4605 rod_rejesus@ncsu.eduAgricultural & Resource EconomicsDr. Charles SafleyHead, Agricultural and Resource Economics (919) 515-4538 charles_safley@ncsu.eduAgricultural & Resource Economics