Dr. Minami fully retired from teaching after the Spring 2018 semester. He passed
away in September 2020.
A native of Reedley, Dr. Minami owned and operated a peach packing operation and taught part-time at Fresno State until 1994 when he joined us as a full-time faculty member. He has B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees from UC Davis. He has a particular interest in fruit and vegetable marketing. He has taught courses in Agricultural Statistics, Intermediate Agricultural Economics, and Agribusiness Sales among others.