Glenda Pereira

Glenda PereiraAssistant Extension Professor, Assistant Professor of Animal Science, Dairy Specialist
5735 Hitchner Hall, Room 145, Orono, Maine 04469
Phone: 207.581.3240

As the Extension Dairy Specialist, Dr. Pereira will conduct applied research and develop educational programs for dairy and livestock producers across the state of Maine and New England. While the Holstein breed is near and dear to her heart, Dr. Pereira admires the Normande breed and her favorite dairy products are sour cream and ice cream.


  • Ph.D., Animal Science, University of Minnesota, 2021
  • M.S., Animal Science, University of Minnesota, 2018
  • B.S., Animal Science, University of Rhode Island, 2015

Professional Organization:

  • American Dairy Science Association