Mallory K. Vestal

Associate Professor of Agricultural Business & Economics

Office: Happy State Bank Academic and Research Building, Room 241
Phone: 806-651-2718

Professional Profile

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.

Personal Sketch

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.


Happy State Bank Academic & Research Building, Suite 262
WTAMU Box 60872, Canyon, TX  79016