State Plant Regulatory Officials

State Plant Regulatory Officials are members of the National Plant Board, oversee state level pest detection and regulatory activities and coordinate survey activities between government agencies, public and private sector organizations. SPROs coordinate the state's initial emergency response if an exotic pest is detected.


Region State Name Phone Email
W AK Kirk, Mia
S AL Harden, Christel (334) 240-7226
S AR Stoll, Mark 501-225-1598
W AZ Caravetta, G. John (602) 542-0996
W CA condos, nick (916) 654-0317
W CO Vacant
E CT Stafford, Kirby (203) 974-8485
E DE Inhof, Jessica 302-698-4587
S FL Smith, Trevor (352) 395-4628
S GA Evans, Mike (404) 586-1140
W GU Campbell, Russell (671) 477-7822
W HI Hoffman, Kevin 808-973-9530
C IA Pruisner, Robin (515) 725-1470
W ID Stuart, Jared (208) 332-8620
C IL Schirmer, Scott (815) 787-5481
C IN Abraham, Megan (317) 232-4189
C KS Vogel, Jeff (785) 564-6698
S KY Collins, Joe (859) 257-5838
S LA Rankins, Ansel (225) 952-8100
E MA LaScola-Miner, Taryn (617) 626-1776
E MD Rice, Kimberly (410) 841-5920
E ME Fish, Gary (207) 287-7545
C MI Rosenbaum, Robin (517) 284-5646
C MN Abrahamson, Mark (651) 296-6509
C MO Wamsley, Colin (573) 751-5505
S MS Colquitt , Kacey 662-325-6628
W MT Foley, Ian (406) 444-9454
S NC Goforth, Joy (919) 707-3753
C ND Elhard, Charles (701) 239-7295
C NE Van Meter, Julie (402) 471-6847
E NH Siegert, Piera (603) 271-2561
E NJ Zoltowski, Joseph (609) 406-6940
W NM Hiles, Ryan (575) 646-1867
W NV Jeppson, Ashley 775-353-3729
E NY Logue, Christopher (518) 457-2087
C OH Kenny, Dan (614) 728-6400
S OK Naylor, Kenny (405) 522-5974
W OR Rogg, Helmuth (503) 986-4662
E PA Rhodes, Dana (717) 772-5205
S PR Padilla Velez, David (787) 723-7726
E RI Ayars, Ken (401) 222-2781
S SC Long, Steven 864-646-2135
C SD Gere, Tom (605) 773-4432
S TN Self, Anni (615) 837-5313
S TX Bhatkar, Awinash (512) 463-5025
W UT Hougaard, Rob (801) 538-7180
S VA Gianino, David 804-786-3515
S VI Vacant
E VT Rosovsky, Judy 802 828-1319
W WA White, Brad (360) 902-2071
C WI Kuhn, Brian (608) 224-4590
E WV Vacant
W WY Drake, Kent 307-777-6781