The Translational Plant Sciences Graduate Program is excited to announce that TPS Fellow Stephanie Karhoff successfully defended her dissertation on Tuesday, March 26th. Dr. Stephanie Karhoff is the first domestic graduate of the TPS program. She will begin her new position as The Ohio State University Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension Educator for Williams County on Monday, April 1st. In this role, she will collaborate with county and state teams of Ohio State Extension professionals to develop education programs and applied research relevant to local issues. She is excited to apply the skills she has learned while a student in the TPS program to her new role.