9240 S. Riverbend Ave.
Parlier, CA 93648
Environmental Science, Policy and Management (ESPM)
Kearney Agricultural Research & Extension Center
Research Interests: I am interested in the development and implementation of IPM systems in crop and urban systems, establishment and evaluation of biological control programs, natural enemy biology, and insect/plant interactions (cultural controls) that may govern pest status and natural enemy performance.
University of California, Berkeley, Entomology, Ph.D.
University of California, Santa Barbara, Zoology, B.A.
SpecialtyBiological control and IPM of insect pests in perennial crops (almond, grape, stone fruit, olives, pistachios), annual crops (lettuce) and ornamentals (eucalyptus, ornamental).
Areas of Expertise (click to see all ANR academics with this expertise)
- Plants and Their Systems
- Insects, Mites, and Other Arthropods Affecting Plants
- Biological Control of Pests Affecting Plants
- Beneficial Insects
California Agriculture Article Contributions
ANR Workgroup Associations
- Almond - Member
- Cling Peach - Member
- Entomology - Member
- Integrated Grape Production - Member
- Pistachio - Member