Advisory Board

An advisory board representing employers and key organizations provides input on program curriculum, projects, internships and job placement.

  • John Burch, USDA APHIS, Plant and Pest Quarantine, State Plant Health Director
  • Jim Chatfield, OSU Extension, Associate Professor and Extension Specialist, Horticulture
  • Greg Ina, The Davey Tree Expert Co., State Plant Health Director
  • Steven Krebs, The Holden Arboretum, Director, David G. Leach Research Station             
  • Kirk Reese
  • Will Reeves, US Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Entomologist
  • Jennifer Riggs
  • Gina Zirkle, Learning Resource Specialist, AmericanHort