NEPDN Regional Contacts

Contacts by State

 

Connecticut Name Location/Web Site Link Office
Director Yonghao Li Connecticut Agriculture Experiment Station 203-974-8601
Diagnostician Joan Allen Home & Garden Education Center- University of Connecticut 860-486-6271
State Plant Health Director (SPHD) Kate Aitkenhead State Plant Health Director 203-741-5644
State Plant Regulatory Official (SPRO) Kirby Stafford State Plant Regulatory Official 203-974-8485
IT Support Bruce Wilbur University of Connecticut 860-486-0099

 

Delaware Name Location/Web Site Link Office
Diagnostician Nancy Gregory Plant & Soil Sciences- University of Delaware 302-831-1390
State Plant Health Director (SPHD) Darryl Moore State Plant Health Director 302-655-1492
State Plant Regulatory Official (SPRO) Faith Kuehn State Plant Regulatory Official 302-698-4587

 

Maine Name Location/Web Site Link Office
Diagnostician Alicyn Smart Cooperative Extension- University of Maine 207-581-3883
Diagnostician Clay Kirby Entomologist- University of Maine 207-581-2963
State Plant Health Director (SPHD) Terry Bourgoin State Plant Health Director 207-848-5199 ext.15
State Plant Regulatory Official (SPRO) Gary Fish State Plant Regulatory Official 207-287-7545

 

Maryland Name Location/Web Site Link Office
Diagnostician Karen Rane Department of Entomology- University of Maryland 301-405-1611
Diagnostician David Clement University of Maryland 410-531-5556
State Plant Health Director (SPHD) Matt Travis State Plant Health Director 410-288-5540
State Plant Regulatory Official (SPRO) Kim Rice State Plant Regulatory Official 410-841-5933
IT Support Greg Hess Entomology- University of Maryland 301-405-8911

 

Massachusetts Name Location/Web Site Link Office
Diagnostician Angie Madeiras Diagnostician- University of Massachusetts 413-545-3209
Diagnostician Nick Brazee Extension Plant Pathologist- University of Massachusetts 413-545-3208
Diagnostician Robert Wick Plant Pathology- University of Massachusetts 413-545-1045
State Plant Health Director (SPHD) Kate Aitenhead State Plant Health Director 203-741-5644
State Plant Regulatory Official (SPRO) Taryn LaScola State Plant Regulatory Official 617-626-1776

 

New Hampshire Name Location/Web Site Link Office
Diagnostician Cheryl Smith Plant Biology- University of New Hampshire 603-862-3841
State Plant Health Director (SPHD) Stephen Lavallee State Plant Health Director 802-280-9976
State Plant Regulatory Official (SPRO) Piera Siegert State Plant Regulatory Official 603-271-2561
IT Support Michael Toepfer Cooperative Extension- University of New Hampshire 603-862-3989

 

New Jersey Name Location/Web Site Link Office
Diagnostician Rich Buckley Plant Diagnostic Lab- Rutgers University 732-932-9140
Diagnostician Sabrina Tirpak Plant Diagnostic Lab- Rutgers University 732-932-9140
State Plant Health Director (SPHD) George Nelson State Plant Health Director 609-259-5242
State Plant Regulatory Official (SPRO) Joseph Zoltowski State Plant Regulatory Official 608-406-6940
IT Support Rob Muldowney Rutgers University 732-932-9763 ext. 118

 

Pennsylvania Name Location/Web Site Link Office
Diagnostician Sara May Plant Disease Clinic- The Pennsylvania State University 814-865-2204
Diagnostician Seong H. Kim Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture 814-865-2204
State Plant Health Director (SPHD) Timothy Newcamp State Plant Health Director 717--241-0121
State Plant Regulatory Official (SPRO) Dana Rhodes State Plant Regulatory Official 717-772-5205

 

Rhode Island Name Location/Web Site Link Office
Diagnostician Heather Faubert Cooperative Extension Education- University of Rhode Island 401-874-2967
State Plant Health Director (SPHD) Kate Aitkenhead State Plant Health Director 203-741-5644
State Plant Regulatory Official (SPRO) Kenneth Ayars State Plant Regulatory Official 401-222-2781

 

Vermont Name Location/Web Site Link Office
Diagnostician Ann Hazelrigg Plant & Soil Sciences- University of Vermont 802-656-0493
State Plant Health Director (SPHD) Stephen Lavallee State Plant Health Director 802-280-9976
State Plant Regulatory Official (SPRO) Judy Rosovsky State Plant Regulatory Official 802-828-1319
IT Support Sarah Kingsley-Richards University of Vermont 802-656-0475

 

West Virginia Name Location/Web Site Link Office
Diagnostician Mafuz Rahman Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic- West Virginia University 304-293-8838
State Plant Health Director (SPHD) Eric Ewing State Plant Health Director 304-343-8587
State Plant Regulatory Official (SPRO) Mike Arnold State Plant Regulatory Official 304-558-2212
IT Support Joyce Bower West Virginia University 304-293-4221 ext. 3405