2023 Speakers

Brooke Bissinger

Theia Product Manager
AgBiome
kadie-britt

Dr. Kadie Britt

Postdoctoral Scholar
UC Riverside Department of Entomology
Michael Brownbridge

Michael Brownbridge

Biological Program Manager
BioWorks

Jen Browning

Technical Specialist
BASF

Graham Burt-Papatone

Grower & Consultant
Golden West Ag Services

Dr. Surendra Dara

Professor and Director
North Willamette Research and Extension Center, Oregon State University

Dr. Michael Dimock

Vice President, Field Development
Certis Biologicals

Amanda Eade

Global Portfolio Manager
Certis Biologicals
Jon Eisenback

Dr. Jon Eisenback

Professor and Director
Virginia Tech Nematode Assay Lab

James Faust

Professor
Clemson University
Matt Foertmeyer

Matt Foertmeyer

Head Grower
Foertmeyer & Sons Greenhouse
Noel Garcia

Noel Garcia

Chief Operating Officer
TPS Lab

Jay Gearheard

Account Manager
CNI

Michelle Heck

Associate Professor – Boyce Thompson Institute and Research Molecular Biologist
USDA Agricultural Research Service

Erica Hernandez

CEA GGSPro Specialist
Griffin Greenhouse Supplies

Kimberly Horton

Agronomy Manager
Taylor Farms

Michael Hull

Technical Services Manager
KEMIN | CROP TECHNOLOGIES

Tad Hussey

Owner
KIS Organics
Dr. Michelle Jones

Dr. Michelle Jones

Professor Horticulture and Crop Science Dept.
The Ohio State University

David Knaus

President and Founder
Apical Crop Science LLC

Marc Lajeunesse

President and Founder
Agro Bio USA
Andrew Luxon

Andrew Luxon

Integrated Pest Management Supervisor
Four Star Greenhouse Inc.
Dr. Pam Marrone

Dr. Pam Marrone

Executive Chair & Cofounder
Invasive Species Corporation

Carol Miller

BioSolutions Conference Chair & Editor
Meister Media Worldwide

Joaquin Orellana

Managing Director
Afrikelp-USA
JUAN PONCE

Juan Ponce

Director of Horticulture
Metrolina Greenhouses
Dr. Jhalendra Rijal

Dr. Jhalendra Rijal

Pest Management Advisor
University of California Cooperative Extension & Statewide IPM Program

Lee Schaber

Key Account Manager, Garden and Greenhouse
Certis Biologicals

Ricki Schneider

Business Development & Research
Tidal Grow AgriScience
David Strickland

David Strickland

Graduate Research Assistant
Cornell AgriTech

Ronald Valentin

Director, Corporate IPM
Mastronardi Produce
Suzanne Wainwright

Suzanne Wainwright-Evans

Owner
Buglady Consulting
Zheng Wang

Dr. Zheng Wang

Cooperative Extension Farm Advisor
The University of California Cooperative Extension

Vince Wertman

Technical Sales Manager North America
Agrauxine
Drew Wolter

Drew Wolter

Technical Development Manager- BSIN
UPL Ltd.