Dr. Keith Belk has been named Department Head and Dr. Terry Engle the Associate Department Head of Animal Sciences. In the announcement, Dean Menon cited having a well recognized and respected scientist, a Colorado Animal Agriculture focused individual as the Department Head is critical. In his role as Department Head, Keith can help the new President connect early and quickly with the leadership and constituents of Colorado’s Animal Agriculture industry. Dr. Belk will establish and guide vision and strategy while focusing on building the external networks and engaging alumni, donors, and commodity/industry leaders. Dr. Engle will focus on all things internal – curricular, faculty and student related strategies.