Rob Welch

Rob Welch was the Program Director and Professor at Lansing Community College for 35 years, and developed four associate degree programs and wrote over 40 courses for those programs.  He has written and was a Principle Investigator for five National Science Foundation grants, including a seven million dollar AgroKnowledge Center grant.  He has written and secured numerous other grants including a State Energy grant.  During the past three years, Rob has been involved in the development and teaching of a new Sustainable Landscape Management Program for Western Michigan University (WMU) Groundskeepers, which helped WMU win a distinguished national campus award from Professional Grounds Management Association in 2015.