Josh Roe

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Josh Roe
Degree: 
M.S. Agricultural Business
Year Graduated: 
2005

Current employer/job title: Deputy Secretary of Agriculture, Kansas Department of Agriculture

Josh Roe is the Deputy Secretary of Agriculture for the Kansas Department of Agriculture. He has been with the Kansas Department of Agriculture since 2014. Prior to the Department of Agriculture, he was an extension economist for Kansas State University Research and Extension focusing on water quality.

Josh and his wife, Adassa, have one son, Will, and Josh continues to play an active role in his family's crop and livestock farm in north central Kansas. Josh credits the great mentorship he received from the prominent ag economists during his time at Iowa State University.

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