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 Bray, Scott (501) 225-1598
W AZ Caravetta, G. John (602) 542-0996
W CA Condos, Nick 916-654-0317
W CO Yergert, Mitch (303) 239-4138
E CT Stafford, Kirby (203) 974-8485
E DE Kuehn, Faith (302) 698-4587
S FL Smith, Trevor (352) 372-3505
S GA Evans, Mike (404) 586-1140
W GU Vacant
W HI Vacant
C IA Pruisner, Robin (515) 725-1470
W ID Stuart, Jared 208-332-8620
C IL Cinnamon, Mark (815) 787-5476
C IL schirmer, scott 815-787-5481
C IN Marshall, Philip (317) 232-4120
C KS Vogel, Jeff 785-564-6698
S KY Collins, Joe (859) 257-5838
S LA Rankins, Ansel 225-952-8100
E MA LaScola, Taryn (617)626-1776
E MA Forman Orth, Jennifer (617) 626-1735
E MD Rice, Kim (410) 841-5933
E ME Fish, Gary 2072877545
C MI Rosenbaum, Robin (517) 284-5646
C MN Friisoe, Geir (651) 296-8448
C MO Wamsley, Colin (573) 751-5505
S MS Calcote, Ken (662) 325-8488
W MT Gray, Andy 406-444-0512
S NC Wilson, Phillip (919) 707-3753
C ND Vacant
C NE Van Meter, Julie (402) 471-6847
E NH Siegert, Piera (603) 271-2561
E NJ Zoltowski, Joseph 609-406-6940
W NM Lewis, Brad (575) 646-3207
W NV Little, Robert
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 Aultman, Sherry (864) 646-2128
C SD Beshears, Brandon (605)773-4432
S TN Self, Anni (615) 837-5313
S TX Bhatkar, Awinash (512) 463-5025
W UT Vacant
S VA Martin, Debra (804) 786-3515
E VT Schmalz, Timothy (802) 828-1317
W WA White, Brad (360) 902-2071
C WI Kuhn, Brian (608) 224-4590
E WV Ewing, Eric (304) 558-2212
W WY Uhden, Hank (307) 777-6574