- Agronomy and Land Use Specialist
Moureen graduated in January, 2014, from Makerere University with a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Land use and Management. She is a former Service Learner (2012) and successfully completed a service-learning program internship at Iowa State University between September and November 2013. She served as a student leader during 2013 and 2014 service-learning programs and remained volunteering with Iowa State University - Uganda Program as the Agronomist, Land use and Management- Coordinator until January 2015. Thereafter, she was appointed to serve as Agronomy and Land Use Specialist charged with the responsibility of identifying and disseminating innovations to improve crop yields, assist farmers to understand their farm’s crop production system in order to determine the best ways to plan, plant, control pests, harvest crops, and cultivate land to optimize productivity, and coordination of food and nutrition security support groups, ensuring group members are food and nutrition secure.