Women’s and Diversity Grant Project, USD $11,000 for one year, “Building Gender Parity in Agricultural Leadership Roles through Tailored Professional Development”. Taylor, K., Córdova, S.C., Poffenbarger, H., Aller, D., Puntel, L., Heaton, E. Funding: Department of Diversity and Inclusion, Department of Agronomy, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS), Iowa State University, Ames, IA.
Renovate indoor green areas Project, USD $600 Coordination with the Agronomy Graduate Student Club. Funding: Department of Agronomy faculty, Iowa State University, Ames, IA.
Academic Service & Leadership (as of 2021)
Elected Vice-leader and Leader Bioenergy Systems Community, American Association of Agriculture (ASA).
Academic Collaborator – Department of Agronomy, Central del Ecuador University.
Co-Organizer and Moderator – Symposium Bringing Back the Momentum of Bioenergy Production in the US: Assessment of the Renewable Fuel Standard Program. Invited speakers: Dr. Tom Richard (PSU), Dr. Madhu Khanna (U. of Illinois), Dr. Kevin Kephart (USDA-NIFA). ASA-SSA-CSSA International Annual Meetings, Salt Lake City, UT, Nov 7-10, 2021
Moderator – Breakout session: Ecosystem Services in Agricultural Fields. LTER All Scientist Meeting. Hickory Corners, MI. Sep 23, 2021.
Co-Organizer and Moderator – Breakout session: LTAR-NEON integrating efforts on soil carbon stability and trajectories. LTAR All Scientist Meeting. Virtual. Aug 30 – Sep 1, 2021.
Memberships in Professional Organizations
Latinas in Earth and Planetary Sciences (GeoLatinas) 2019-present
500Women Scientists 2019-present
American Geophysicist Union (AGU) 2019-present
Ecuadorian female scientist network 2019-present
Ecuadorian Soil Science Society 2018-present
Gamma Sigma Delta Honor Society 2015-present
American Society of Agronomy (ASA) 2013-present
Soil Science Society of America (SSSA) 2013-present
Crop Science Society of America (CSSA) 2013-present