National CAPS Committee

The NCC represents CAPS cooperators at the national and state level and provides guidance for the Pest Detection program.


Name Seat Phone Email
John Crowe PPQ National Policy Manager - Pest Detection 301-851-2108
Darrell Bays PPQ National Operations Manager - Pest Detection (919) 500-9959
Lisa Jackson PPQ National Operations Manager - Pest Detection (919) 855-7549
Michelle (Shelley) Gray PPQ Science & Technology CAPS Support (919) 855-7377
Feridoon Mehdizadegan PPQ PPA 7721 (919) 855-7521
Eric Ewing PPQ SPHD Representative - WV (304) 343-8585
Alana Wild PPQ SPHD Representative - NV (775) 332-3214
Kimberly Rice Eastern Plant Board SPRO Representative - MD (410) 841-5920
Joy Goforth Southern Plant Board SPRO Representative - NC (919) 707-3753
Megan Abraham Central Plant Board SPRO Representative - IN (317) 232-4189
Helmuth Rogg Western Plant Board SPRO Representative - OR (503) 986-4662
Chris Pierce PPQ PSS Representative - MO (573) 893-6833
Greg Aydelotte PPQ PSS Representative - TN (970) 631-5550
Emilie Inoue Eastern Plant Board SSC Representative - VT (802) 505-0217
Brad Danner Southern Plant Board SSC Representative - FL (352) 395-4650
David Nielsen Central Plant Board SSC Representative - NE 402-471-6873
Darcy Oishi Western Plant Board SSC Representative - HI (808) 973-9524