CIP founder Dr. Richard L. Sawyer passes away

CIP’s first three Directors-General in 2005: Dr. Hubert Zandstra (left), Dr. Richard L. Sawyer (center), Dr. Pamela Anderson (right)  The International Potato Center (CIP) mourns the passing of Dr. Richard L. Sawyer, founder of CIP and its first Director-General. Dr. Sawyer passed away on March 9 in Raleigh, North Carolina, in his native USA.