Jody Herchenbach

Assistant Professor

Office: WSTC 305C   |    Phone: (308) 865-8458   |    Email:

Jody Herchenbach


Before completing her Ph.D in Agricultural Economics, Jody Herchenbach worked as an Extension Assistant / 4-H coordinator with Nebraska Extension in Platte County. She serves as a faculty advisor to the Agribusiness Club and is a member of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) and the International Food & Agribusiness Management Association (IFAMA). Her teaching interests include cooperatives, policy, and economics. Her research interests include cooperatives, rural economics, and agribusiness.


Ph.D., Agricultural Economics, Kansas State University
Master of Agribusiness, Kansas State University
B.S., Business Management, University of Nebraska – Lincoln

Area of Expertise and research

Farm Cooperatives
Agricultural Economics

What do you like about teaching?

Learning from my students.
No two conversations are the same.


Fun Fact

Jody studied abroad in Australia while in college.