Dr. Charles Hart earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Abilene Christian University and his doctorate from New Mexico State University. Dr. Hart worked 17 years for Texas AgriLife Extension Service as an Extension Range Specialist and later Associate Department Head. He worked first in Fort Stockton and then Stephenville. His educational efforts centered around sustainable rangeland management, rangeland health and range improvement for both livestock and wildlife. He joined Dow AgroSciences (now Corteva Agriscience) in 2012 as a Range & Pasture market development specialist leading the technology transfer from research into practical use.