- MSLFS, Virginia Tech (Entomology, 2016)
- B.S., Virginia Tech (Horticulture, 2007)
Current work: Consumer pesticide safety education program coordinator. Data entry and tracking of private applicator course information and credits (VDACS database). Writer and coordinator of VTPP Consumer News. Writer and IPM Project assistant during summer months. Extension program and resident instruction course support and instructor - includes teaching greenhouse pesticide safety in AT0554 Chemical Application. M.S candidate, entomology.
Previous Experience: 2 years as product quality technician at Riverbend Nursery (Riner, VA); 7 months as assistant grower at Metrolina Greenhouses (Huntersville, NC), 2 years as floral design specialist at Best Wishes Flowers & Gifts (Blacksburg, VA). 6 months as lab assistant for VT Horticulture Department (Blacksburg, VA). (091012)