Dr. Barao is a graduate of Michigan State University where he received a doctorate in beef cattle nutrition and management. He also holds a masters degree in microbiology and a bachelors degree in human nutrition and biochemistry.
Scott held a faculty position in the Dept. of Animal Sciences at the University of Maryland for 20 years where he served as the state Beef Cattle Specialist and Beef Program Leader. There, he directed all beef research and education programs at the university's Wye Research and Education Center, the home of the historic Wye Angus herd.
Scott has been with the Jorgensen Family Foundation since 2006 overseeing the operation of both the foundation and the farm.
Dr. Scott Barao, Executive Director
Chris Zook, Farm Manager
With Wife Thalia and Daughter Rose
Assistant Farm Manager