Chief Administrative Officer
Food Chain Cluster CAO
Kelly Wade is the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) for the Food Chain Admin Cluster, which provides support services for the independent academic departments of Animal Science and Nutrition. The CAO provides leadership, oversight and management to the academic, research and extension environment of the academic departments supported by the cluster. This includes the areas of business and finance, extensive contract and grant administration, endowed funds, self-supporting funds, livestock management, revenue generating activities, academic and staff human resources, teaching and instructional support, computer operations and support, space and research and teaching laboratory support needs.