Jean Brokish joined ISAP in October 2019 and provides coordination support for the Illinois Sustainable Agriculture Partnership. Prior to joining ISAP, Jean spent 11 years leading conservation and outreach programs for Oahu RC&D, including oversight for multiple watershed implementation projects, on-farm cover crop research and building Hawaii’s Women Farmer Network. Jean has a bachelor’s degree in Agronomy from the Univ. of Wisconsin at River Falls and a master’s degree in soil science from Purdue University. She grew up on a dairy farm in southwest Wisconsin, and when not working, Jean can be found gardening and enjoying the outdoors with her family.