Fields: AgBiz Logic, financial management, capital investment analysis, enterprise budgets, crop & livestock leasing.
Clark joined Oregon State University in January 1989 as an Area Extension Farm Management Agent in the Mid-Columbia region of Oregon. Between 1999 and 2009, he held two administrative appointments as Superintendent and Staff Chair at research and Extension centers in Hood River and Aurora. From 2010 to 2022, his responsibilities were research, teaching, and extension activities on the main campus.
Clark received the 2017 University of Idaho College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Distinguished Alumni Award; the 2019, 2017 and 2015 Students’ Choice for Outstanding Teacher: Undergraduate Instruction, Department of Applied Economics; and 2012-2013 Professor of the Year by students in the College of Agricultural Sciences. He also received the “Distinguished Extension/Outreach Program for an Individual with Ten or More Years of Experience” in 2009 from the Agricultural Applied Economics Association and the “Outstanding Extension Program Award” in 1998 from the Western Agricultural Economics Association.