Forest Health Specialist, Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, University of Georgia                                                    

Ph.D. in Entomology, University of Tennessee                                        M.S. in Biology, University of South Alabama                                            B.S. in Biology, University of Mobile

Areas of specialization: forest entomology, aquatic entomology, pest management using insecticides, and environmental risk of insecticides

Current research projects:                                                                           - Efficacy of systemic insecticides and pine tip moth seasonality in young pine stands                                                                                         - Risk assessment of HWA imidacloprid treatments to pollinating and seed distributing insect associates of the endangered persistent trillium

Current outreach projects:                                                                            - Forest Insects and Diseases                                                            - Trees for Bees: Helping Georgians Improve Pollinator Habitats
in the Urban and Suburban Landscape                                                     
- Pesticide Safety Training