speakerJoseph Hudyncia

N.C. Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services

Joe Hudyncia is Environmental Programs Specialist for NCDA&CS since April 2015. In that role he works on environmental and natural resource issues affecting agriculture and serves as a Departmental representative on various governmental and public advisory boards representing agricultural interests. He also advises the Commissioner of Agriculture and other Department officials on environmental issues. Prior to serving in this position, Joe was a Nutrient Management specialist and technical trainer with the Division of Soil and Water Conservation for seven years. Joe is a fellow of the NCSU-CES Natural Resources Leadership Institute. He holds a M.S. degree in Plant Pathology from NC State University and a B.S. in Environmental and Forest Biology from SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry at Syracuse University.