Mallory Vestal, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Agricultural Business & Economics
Office: Agriculture and Natural Sciences Building, Room 114J
Dr. Vestal joined the Department of Agricultural Sciences in 2012. She received a B.S. in Agribusiness/Equine Industry and Business from West Texas A&M University in 2005, an M.S. and Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics from Oklahoma State University in 2007 and 2012, respectively.
Teaching and Related Service
Dr. Vestal teaches multiple classes including: Introduction to Agricultural Economics, Farm and Ranch Management, Futures and Options, and Advanced Farm and Ranch Management.
Dr. Vestal is also the faculty advisor for the Agricultural Ambassadors, and the co-advisor for the Agribusiness Club.
Research and Creative Activity
Dr. Vestal’s research interests include livestock production economics, marketing, price analysis, policy, and economics of the equine industry.
Dr. Vestal is originally from Tulia, Texas, but found her hobby of running while living in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Vestal enjoys training for half marathons and participating in local 5K and 10K races which support philanthropic efforts. She recently served as one of the running coaches for a group of runners in Amarillo training for their first half marathon.