US Rosaceae Genomics, Genetics and Breeding Executive Committee


  • Serve as a communication and coordination focal point for the US Rosaceae genomics, genetics and breeding community.
  • Define research priorities based on input from the industry and research community.
  • Facilitate scientific interaction and foster dynamic research teams.
  • Promote research priorities.
  • Coordinate educational efforts from the research community to the industry and the public.
  • Serve as an official steering committee for the Genome Database for Rosaceae

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Membership 2020 - 2021

View members of the 2020 RosEXEC Committee

New US members: Tom Gradziel, Jim Luby, Gabriele Ludwig (replaced by Josette Lewis), Per McCord, Gayle Volk

New International members: Igoe Pacheco, Yuenpeng Han 

All incoming US members will serve a three-year term from January 2019 to January 2022.
Both incoming international members will serve a two-year term from January 2019 to January 2021.

Thanks to 2019 departing members Ksenija Gasic, Bob Curtis, Steve Knapp, Jim McFerson, Mercy Olmstead, Vance Whitaker, Lee Meisel, and Jun Wu for their excellent service.