Bryan High Urban Agriculture Career Academy Members and Advisory Board


NAMESorted By NAME In Ascending Order Affiliation EMAIL Phone
Mary Miller  Curriculum Specialist 531-299-6705
Tashia Cruz  School Counselor 531-299-2577
Dr. Mimi Harvey  Ag Instructor/FFA Advisor  
Taylor Cooper  Ag Instructor/FFA Advisor  
Rhett Wurst  Biology and Natural Resources Instructor  
TBA  English Instructor    
Carl Horne  Farm Credit Services      
Tony Jesina  Farm Credit Services    
Stephan Bacerra   Hoegemeyer Hybrids    
Jeremy Nielson  Omaha Public Schools    
James Musil  Omaha Public Schools     


Urban Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Academy Team Bios

Name: Taylor Cooper
College Attended: University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Degrees: Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Education and Biology Education
Minors: Psychology
Years Teaching: 2
Ag Academy Classes: Freshman Introduction to Ag, Introduction to Agriculture, Plant Science, Animal Science, Agribusiness, and Internship/Capstone.
What do you enjoy most about the Ag Academy: Working with students who are excited to learn more about Agriculture!

Name: Rhett Wurst
College Attended: University of Nebraska-Kearney
Degrees: Bachelor of Science in Biology Education and Health Education
Minors: N/A
Years Teaching: 8
Ag Academy Classes:Plant Science, Animal Science, Natural Resources, and Biology.
What do you enjoy most about the Ag Academy: Developing new and exciting hands-on classroom projects!

Name: Mrs. Mary Miller
College Attended: Iowa Western Community College, University of Nebraska-Omaha
Degrees: Bachelor of Science in Human Resources and Family Science, Master of Science in Education Administration and Supervision
Minors: N/A
Years Teaching: 10 years teaching, 6th year as Curriculum Specialist
Ag Academy Role: Curriculum Specialist/Academy Coordinator
What do you enjoy most about the Ag Academy: Coming soon....