Anna DeToro

Anna DeToro
MPHM Graduate

Areas of Interest
Urban Tree Preservation
Soil Science
Bee-Friendly Products


  • Master in Plant Health Management, 2018
    Urban tree surveys; development and evaluation of online tree health training modules
  • Bachelors of Applied Horticulture, Kent State University

Professional Experience

The Davey Tree Expert Company, Kent, Ohio

Coordinator Bio-Ecological Laboratory: July 2016 - Present

Project planning, creation lesson plans / modules, public speaking, education and training, revenue and billing analysis, urban, residential, and commercial landscape designs

Research Associate and Lab Technician (April 2015 - July 2016)

Research - Collect, study and evaluate data, conduct research and perform analysis to determine quantitative results, Analyze databases, balance and priori-tize tasks, study, assess and perform data analysis, Assist senior re-searchers and team members as needed, perform data analysis and management through research and analysis, assist with data collection, prepare project reports of and finding for publication in industr journals.

Lab - Culture methods, pathogen and pest identification, media preparation, practice sterile techniques, operation of electron microscope, bacterial streaming, soil testing, nutrient level analyzation, report writing


  • Certified Arborist
  • Tree Risk Assessor Qualification (TRAQ)
  • Pesticide Application

Professional Associations

  • Member, International Society of Arboriculture (ISA)
  • Member, ISA Ohio Chapter
  • Member, Arboriculture Research Education Academy

Knowledge and Skills

Field Research  -  Report Writing  -  Experimental Design and methods  -  Education and Training  -  Project Planning  -  Research and Development  -  Risk Assessment  -  Plant Identification  -  ARM  -  Statistical Analysis  -  Plant and Soil Diagnostics  -  Lesson Plan Development  -  Microsoft Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher  -  Culturing Media