Dawn Thilmany

Dawn Thilmany

Dawn Thilmany is a professor in the Department of Agricultural Resources and Economics and the outreach coordinator for Extension Economist-Labor and Agribusiness Management. Her research focuses on firm-, community- and sector-level implications of local, organic and other value-added food differentiation.

Thilmany and her team have partnered with the Colorado Department of Agriculture to explore new marketing strategies, including Colorado Proud and Colorado MarketMaker, and, through a Western region partnership, have helped institute Building Farmer short courses throughout Colorado and the intermountain region.

Thilmany holds a Ph.D. from the University of California, Davis.



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