Susanne Coates joined the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources in October of 2014. Dr. Coates previously worked at TechCentric Design Group, LLC, a company she founded in 2005 to focus on video production, multimedia content creation and application software development. Dr. Coates has a BS in Biology from Virginia Commonwealth University and a Ph.D. in Neuroscience from the Pennsylvania State University. She is a graduate of the George Washington University’s Columbian College of Arts and Sciences where she studied documentary filmmaking and is an active filmmaker in the Annapolis MD Area. She presently works in the College of Arts and Humanities on a variety of web development projects.