Certification & Training Assessment Group -- National Partnership for Safe & Effective Pesticide Management through Education, Training, & Competency Assessment

CTAG Board of Directors

The roll of the CTAG Board of Directors is listed below. For specific expiration dates and detailed information, contact Michelle Arling, CTAG Secretary.

For information about the various offices and election to the board, consult the CTAG Charter.

For information about past members of CTAG follow this link.

Current as of July 2015

Name

Affiliation

Rep.

Role

Kevin Keaney

EPA - OPP

EPA

Co-Chair

Jack Peterson

Arizona Department of Agriculture

SLA

Vice Chair

ASPCRO Liaison

Betsy Buffington Iowa State University CES Member
AAPSE Liaison

Gary Fish

Maine Board of Pesticides Control SLA

Member

Laurie Gordon Oregon Department of Agriculture SLA Member

Linda Johns

Montana Department of Agriculture

SLA

Member

Marjorie Lewis

New Mexico Department of Agriculture

SLA

Member

Richard Pont

EPA - OPP

EPA

Member

Kim Pope Brown Louisiana State University CES Member
Marty Pousson Louisiana Department of Agriculture SLA Member
Don Renchie Texas A&M University CES Member
Sonja Thomas Auburn University CES Member
Thia Walker Colorado State University

CES

Member

Katy Wilcoxen

EPA Region 9

EPA

Member

EPA Regional Liaison

Michelle Arling EPA - OPP EPA Secretary

EPA = the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

OPP = Office of Pesticide Programs

USDA NIFA = U.S. Department of Agriculture-- National Institute of Food and Agriculture (formerly USDA Cooperative State Research, Education, & Education Service)

CES = Cooperative Extension Service / Land Grant University Representative

SLA = State Lead Agency / State Department of Agriculture or Structural Pest Control

TPPC = Tribal Pesticide Program Council


Last updated May 2, 2012