Karen Waite

Karen Waite

Coordinator of the Undergraduate Program and Assistant Chairperson

Telephone: (517) 432-0383
Work Location / Address: 1287K Anthony Hall
Employed by / Works For: Institute of Agricultural Technology , College of Agriculture & Natural Resources , Department of Animal Science



Coordinator of IAT Horse Management Program

Equine Youth Extension


  • BS, Michigan State University
  • MS, Michigan State University
  • PhD, Michigan State University


80% Teaching, 20% Extension


Coordinates the Undergraduate Teaching office in the Department of Animal Science, and teaches ANS 110 Introduction to Animal Agriculture. Coordinates the IAT Horse Management Program and teaches an array of equine courses, including ANS 242 Introduction to Horse Management.


Coordinates the Michigan 4-H Horse Judge’s List, 4-H Proud Equestrians Program, and contributes to Equine Extension programming state-wide.