Staff

Mechel Paggi, Director, Center for Agricultural Business.
- Biography
- Phone: 559-278-4405
- Office: CATI Research 111
- Mail Stop: OF 115
- Email : mpaggi@csufresno.edu

Michelle Serrano, Assistant to the Director, Center for Agricultural Business.
- Phone: (559) 278-4405
- Office: CATI Research 111
- Mail Stop: OF 115
- Email : micserrano@csufresno.edu

Fumiko Yamazaki, Senior Research Economist
- Biography
- Phone: (559) 278-4405
- Office: CATI Research 111
- Mail Stop: OF 115
- Email: fyamazaki@csufresno.edu

Bill Erysian, Manager, Grants & International Projects, Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences & Technology
- Phone: (559) 278-5115
- Mail Stop: PB101
- Email: bille@csufresno.edu

Research Collaborators 

Srinivasa Konduru, Assistant Professor, Department of Agricultural Business.
- Phone: (559) 278-4434
- Office: PB 303
- Email:  skonduru@csufresno.edu
Spring 2013 office hours: Mondays 11:00-2:00, Fridays 11:00-1:00, and by appointment.

Srini Konduru is a native of India.  He has a bachelor's degree in Agriculture, master's degrees in Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness Management, and a PhD in Agricultural Economics from the University of Missouri, Columbia.  Srini's research interests are agribusiness management, policy analysis, and regulation. 

Paul Sommers, ADAPT Program Manager, Center of Agricultural Business.     
-Phone: (559) 278-4405
-Office: CATI Research 111
-Mail Stop: OF115
-Email: psommers@csufresno.edu

Paul Sommers is an intrernational agricultural specialist with 33+ years in over 55 countries.  He has worked in agricultural Conflict zones (Phlippines, Lebanon, Somalia, Armenia) Post Conflict ( Sri Lanka, Armenia, Georgia)