Dr. Wendy Fulwider, Principal and Advisor
Dr. Fulwider studied under Dr. Temple Grandin and works with producers providing 3rd Party Audits to evaluate their handling and housing practices and improve animal well-being. Dr. Fulwider was Farm Animal Care Specialist for Organic Valley, the nation’s largest organic-farmer cooperative, as well as for the Global Animal Partnership (GAP) 5-Step rating program used by Fortune 500 retailers and restaurant chains. Dr. Fulwider’s love for animals stems from her childhood experiences growing up on her family’s dairy farm near Fond du Lac, Wis. Her graduate research on cow comfort at the Arlington Research Station sparked her interest in animal behavior and welfare. She went on to Colorado State University to earn her Ph.D. studying under Dr. Temple Grandin, world-famous advocate of humane treatment of livestock animals.