Mark Stephenson is the Director of Dairy Policy Analysis, where he has been employed since July, 2010. In this position, Dr. Stephenson conducts and coordinates research and outreach activities related to the dairy industry. He is involved in applied research at the firm-level, including milk assembly costs, processing costs and efficiencies, new
processing technologies and new dairy ingredients. He is also active in sector-level performance including dairy policy and price forecasting. Prior to his present position, Mark was the Associate Director for Educational Outreach with the Cornell Program on Dairy Markets and Policy.