Committees/Volunteers

(Last updated February 8, 2022)

Steering Committee

Meets 3rd Thursday of the month, 12:30pm ET/11:30am CT/10:30am MT/9:30am PT
Matt Baur, Western IPM Center
Dawn Gouge, University of Arizona
Deb Grantham, Northeastern IPM Center
Thomas Green, IPM Institute of North America, Inc.
Janet Hurley, Texas A&M University AgriLife Extension
Lynnae Jess, North Central IPM Center/Michigan State University
Cezarina Kora, Ag & Agri-Food Canada
Joe LaForest, Southern IPM Center/University of Georgia
Norman Leppla, University of Florida
Muniappan (Muni) Rangaswamy, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Silvia I. Rondon, Oregon State University
Leah McSherry, IPM Institute of North America

Awards

Meets 2nd Tuesday of the month, 12:00pm ET/11:00am CT/10:00am MT/9:00am PT
Janet Knodel, North Dakota State University, co-chair
Shaku Nair, University of Arizona, co-chair
Jennifer Allen, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Muhammad Haseeb, Florida A&M University
Janet Hurley, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension
Cezarina Kora, Ag & Agri-Food Canada
Tunyalee Martin, University of California Statewide IPM Program
Modesto Olanya, USDA-ARS, Eastern Regional Research Center
Ashfaq Sial, University of Georgia

Finance

Meets 3rd Wednesday of the month, 1:00pm ET/12:00pm CT/11:00am MT/10:00am PT
Matt Baur, Western IPM Center
Deb Grantham, Northeastern IPM Center
Tom Green, IPM Institute of North America
Janet Hurley, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension
Naomi Pier, University of Arizona - MAC
Leah McSherry, IPM Institute of North America

International

Meets 1st Tuesday of every other month, 12:00-1:00 pm US Eastern Time (ET)
Silvana Paula-Moraes, University of Florida, co-chair
Jhalendra Rijal, UCANR, co-chair
Jennifer Allen, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Katelyn Kesheimer, Auburn University
Cezarina Kora, Ag & Agri-Food Canada
Norm Leppla, University of Florida
Muniappan (Muni) Rangaswamy, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Silvia I. Rondon, Oregon State University

Media/Outreach/Local Arrangements

Meets third Tuesday of the month, 2:00pm ET/1:00pm CT/12:00pm MT/11:00am PT
Todd Gaines, Colorado State University
Lynnae Jess, North Central IPM Center/Michigan State University
Ruth Kerzee, Elevate Energy
Katelyn Kesheimer, Auburn University
Kayla Pack Watson, Southern IPM Center
Shannah Whithaus, UC IPM

Poster

Meets second Thursday of the month, 2:00pm ET/1:00pm CT/12:00pm MT/11:00am PT
Jennifer Allen, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Jim Jasinski, Ohio State University
Lynnae Jess, North Central IPM Center/Michigan State University
Cezarina Kora, Ag & Agri-Food Canada
Jacqueline Kowalski, University of Connecticut
Tunyalee Martin, University of California of California Statewide IPM Program
Modesto Olanya, USDA-ARS, Eastern Regional Research Center
Silvana Paula-Moraes, University of Florida
Jaime Pinero, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Jessica Rupp, Kansas State University

Program

Meets 2nd Wednesday of the month, 1:00pm ET/12:00pm CT/11:00am MT/10:00am PT
Jody Fetzer, retired, Montgomery Parks
Katelyn Kesheimer, Auburn University
Elizabeth Lamb, New York State IPM
Ashley Leach, Ohio State University
Norm Leppla, University of Florida
Dion Lerman, PA IPM Program, Penn State
Tyler Mays, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension
Katie Murray, Oregonians for Food & Shelter
Shaku Nair, University of Arizona
Silvana Paula-Moraes, University of Florida
Jhalendra Rijal, UCANR
Shannah Whithaus, University of California Statewide IPM Program
Ken Wise, New York State IPM
Leah McSherry, IPM Institute of North America

Students & Early Career Scientists

Meets 3rd Wednesday of the month, 3:00pm ET / 2:00pm CT / 12:00am MT / 12:00am PT
Katelyn A. Kesheimer, Auburn University co-chair
Ashley Brooke Leach, Purdue University co-chair
Dawn H. Gouge, University of Arizona co-chair
Norm Leppla, University of Florida co-chair
Lynnae Jess, NC IPM Center, Michigan State University co-chair
Deb Grantham, Northeast IPM Center, Cornell University
Muhammad Haseeb, Florida A&M University
Amanda Hodges, University of Florida
Jessica Rupp, Kansas State University
Cezarina Kora, Ag & Agri-Food Canada

 

Committee member Janet Hurley speaking at podium

 

If you are interested in serving on a committee, please email Leah McSherry. The committee descriptions are available here.