Advisory Council

The Advisory Council provides a broad vision to guide our Steering Committee and staff. Members represent a wide range of stakeholders, linking the Center to stakeholder needs and priorities for pest management programs. (Learn more: Advisory Council Membership Guidelines). Advisory Council members are also an important avenue for Center outreach to their constituencies and beyond.

Name Affiliation State
John Ayers Penn State, Professor Emeritus PA
Jerry Baron Rutgers University NJ
Andy Fellenz Fellenz Family Organic Farm NY
Carol Glenister IPM Laboratories NY
Deborah Grantham* Cornell University NY
Kelly Hamby University of Maryland MD
Michael Hansen Consumers Union NY
David Holm NE-SARE (Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education) VT
Mike Hoffmann* Cornell University NY
Cerruti Hooks University of Maryland MD
Glen Koehler* University of Maine ME
Rob Koethe EPA Region 1 MA
Bob Nowierski USDA-NIFA (National Institute of Food and Agriculture) DC
Jan Nyrop* Cornell University NY
Hilary Sandler* University of Massachusetts MA
Andrea Szylvian* EPA Region 1, Pesticide Program MA
Julie Urban Penn State PA
*Steering Committee member