Manager & communication Coordinator

Khalil Ahmed PhD., PAg


Dr. Khalil has more than eight years of research experience. He is a Ph.D. in Soil science Agriculture, and he has a Diploma in Environmental Sciences. Before BRRG, Khalil worked for SARDA Ag Research as a research and environmental coordinator. In the past, he has worked in the fertilizer industry in Pakistan, at the Agricultural Institute of Malaysia and Integrated Crop Research Management Services in Fort-Saskatchewan.

He has published his research in various refereed journals and newsletters and has presented in many conferences. His publications include 11 reviewed research papers, 15 proceedings, one book chapter, and several reports and articles.  

Apart from work, he enjoys playing cricket and tennis, watching documentaries, and watching YouTube videos on how to repair things.

Payroll & Book Keeper

Dona Stoddart

Dona brought a huge accounting experience to BRRG with her extraordinary financial skills. She worked as an account manager and financial advisor in the banking industry. she loves to take care of her dogs. She enjoys camping in summer.

Research Coordinator

Nasima Junejo PhD., PAg.


Dr. Junejo is providing her service To BRRG since 2018 as a freelance consultant of Agriculture Research and Extension. In 2020, she joined our research team as a Research coordinator. She worked for SARDA almost two years as an agronomist and research coordinator. In 2017, she joined the agriculture ministry of Guyana as Canadian Agriculture Consultant. Dr. Junejo is a technical editor and reviewer of many international journals. Click here to know about her experience more

Research Technician

Caitlyn Antos

Caitlyn joined the Battle River Research Group In 2019 as one of our Summer Students, and this year she is coming back as a summer research technician. She grew up on a grain and cattle farm just outside of Killam, AB. Caitlyn is going into her next year of a biology degree at the University of Alberta, Augustana. 

Field Coordinator

Vineet Singh


Vineet Singh joined BRRG in 2019 as a summer student. This year, he will be the part of the BRRG team as a field coordinator. He did his master’s in agriculture from India and has completed his diploma in agriculture management in 2019 from Lakeland College, Vermilion Alberta. He is a very sporty young man and enjoys playing cricket, badminton and watching movies. 

Summer Technician

Koryn Duncan 

Koryn joined the Battle River Research Group this year as a summer research technician. She grew up on farm outside of Coronation, AB with grain and commercial Charolais cattle and was a member of Coronation 4-H Beef Club for nine years. 

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