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Food and Resource Economics Department

Food and Resource Economics Department

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Gator NAMA

National Agri-Marketing Association

Gator NAMA is the University of Florida's NAMA student group.  The group works with faculty and industry professionals to grow as agribusiness marketers.  Each year, the group works are a marketing plan to compete at the annual NAMA meeting.  All student members receive a complementary 2-year professional membership to both the national and local NAMA chapters after graduation.

Learn more about the National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA)

Learn more about the Florida NAMA Chapter (FL-NAMA)

To ask questions or for more details contact our advisor and FRE Assistant Professor, John Lai, Ph.D.

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General Information


Program Timeline

  • Mentor & Mentee Applications - DUE by Sept. 1st
  • Interviews - Sept. 6th and 7th 
  • Program Orientation - Sept. 9th
  • LinkedIn Meet & Greet - Sept. 10th - 16th - Preferences Due End of Day on the 16th
  • Official Mentor/Mentee Pairings Announced - Sept. 20th
  • Remainder of Fall 2021 Semester - Mentor/Mentee Meetings (2x per month - 1 of which can be combined with Ag. Econ. Socials)


Program Applications


Mentorship Program Application

Please Note: This application is to be used by mentors and mentees interested in the program.


Program Administration

Danielle Shu (Staff)

Program Co-Advisor

Savannah Maddox (Staff)

Program Co-Advisor

Amanda Heinzmann (Student)

Executive Director