Andrew Scobbie and Tom Warnke.

Andrew Scobbie to be New Campus Operations Manager

October 23, 2017

The Minnesota Agricultural Experiment Station (MAES) is pleased to announce that Andrew Scobbie will be taking over as the Campus Operations Manager for the MAES Ag. Services Department when Thomas Warnke retires in 2018. Over the next seven months, Andy will be working closely with Tom as they both prepare for the permanent transition in April.

In his new role, Andy will be responsible for the research plot land and related facilities on the St. Paul campus. Prior to this, Andy worked in the Department of Soil, Water, and Climate for 31 years where he managed the SWAC Field Crew.

If you are interested in reserving space in the St. Paul field plots for the 2018 growing season, please continue to use the Field Plot Request Form on the MAES website. If you have any specific questions for Andy or Tom during this transition period they can be reached at: 

Andy Scobbie                 Tom Warnke                         
scobb001@umn.edu       warnk001@umn.edu 
(612) 625-2712               (612) 625-1228

Please join MAES in welcoming Andy to his new position and in thanking Tom for his years of service to the St. Paul campus community.