Jeff’s research interests over the last 30 years include development and application of watershed scale models for assessment of land use and climate impacts on water supply and water quality. His research has been published in well over 200 articles and book chapters. Jeff has a B.S. and M.S. degrees in Agricultural Engineering from the University of Illinois and Ph.D. in in Agricultural Engineering from Purdue University. He was raised on a farm near Kankakee, Illinois. Jeff is coordinating the development of the downscaled SWAT model for the Western Lake Erie Basin.