Cornell AgriTech has New Associate Director

Anna Katharine Mansfield, an enologist known for her work in elevating the success of New York state’s craft beverage industry, has been appointed associate director of Cornell AgriTech, effective July 1.

As an associate professor of food science, Mansfield has led craft beverage research, extension and education programming for producers across the state since 2009. She will join Director Jan Nyrop in leading the Geneva campus while the current associate director, Larry Smart, will return full-time to his role as professor of horticulture.