OUR TEAM

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Dr. Jason Smith

Principal Investigator

Associate Professor

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Dr. Ed Barnard

Forest Pathologist

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Tania Quesada

Research Assistant Scientist

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Claudia Paez

PhD Student

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Nicolas Anger

PhD Student

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Kathy Smith

Biological Scientist

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Jonathan Lubar

Horticulturist

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Bailey Peters

MS Student

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Gideon Alake

Postdoctoral Associate

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Katy Deitz

MS Student

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Zifan Zhao

Postdoctoral Associate

Former Lab Members

Stephanie Adams, PhD

Diagnostician, Morton Arboretum

Marc Hughes, PhD

Research Scientist, University of Hawaii

Lacey Mount, DPM

Crop Consultant, Dellavalle Laboratory

Lanette Sobel, DPM, MS

CEO, Fertile Earth Inc.

Tyler Dreaden, PhD

Research Plant Pathologist, USDA Forest Service

Andrew Loyd, PhD

Research Plant Pathologist, Bartlett Tree Experts Inc.

Don Spence, PhD

Faculty, Bethune Cookman University

Keumchul Shin, DPM

Assistant Professor, Gyeongsang National University, Seoul, South Korea