A member of UNL's Academy of Distinguished Teachers, Hanson led the effort to establish UNL's joint academic major in agribusiness. Working with the Nebraska Bankers Association, he led an effort to establish an agricultural banking and finance option to prepare graduates for ag lending careers.
Berger is an extension educator in the southern Nebraska Panhandle. He focuses on beef production systems, range management and forage production. He uses a systems approach to problem solving and decision making in his work with clients. His objective is to deliver research-based information and learning experiences to help clients meet their goals.
Lubben is an expert in federal agricultural and trade policy. He closely follows U.S. farm programs and can provide in-depth analysis of payments, projections and risk management strategies.