Jack Cornell is the Field Team Director for the Soil Health Partnership, helping lead the partnership’s on-farm data collection efforts. Jack assists the SHP team—including field managers located throughout the Midwest—manage the data collected. He also provides strategic direction, and acts as a conduit of information to the organization’s active Science Advisory Committee.
A plant scientist, before joining SHP, Jack served as a technology development representative for Monsanto, with an emphasis on cover crops and sustainability. Originally from Greenville, Ohio, he has a master’s degree in plant science from Missouri State University in Springfield, Mo. He lives in Edwardsville, Ill. with his wife, daughter and son.