Dr. Jade Mitchell is an associate professor in the Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering Department at Michigan State University. Her research broadly focuses on applications of quantitative risk assessment to environmental hazards for ensuring water quality, food safety and addressing other exposure pathways. She is keenly interested in supporting environmental and human health decision making about how to mitigate risks from exposures to contaminates through the use of integrated risk and decision frameworks. Dr. Mitchell obtained a B.S. in Civil and Environmental Engineering from University of Pittsburgh, and an M.S. in Civil Engineering and a Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering from Drexel University.