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
Bowers, John PPQ National Policy Manager - Pest Detection (301) 851-2087
Jackson, Lisa PPQ National Operations Manager - Pest Detection (919) 855-7549
Holtz, Tara PPQ Center for Plant Health Science and Technology (919) 855-7423
Tadle, Michael PPQ Farm Bill Section 10007 (301) 851-2215
Ewing, Eric PPQ SPHD Representative - Field Operations - WV (304) 343-8587
Rentschler, Greg PPQ SPHD Representative - Field Operations - IL (847) 699-2417
Rice, Kim Eastern Plant Board SPRO Representative - MD (410) 841-5933
Emery, Tyson Southern Plant Board SPRO Representative - FL (352) 395-4709
Abraham, Megan Central Plant Board SPRO Representative - IN (317) 232-4189
Rogg, Helmuth Western Plant Board SPRO Representative - OR (503) 986-4662
Bays, Darrell PPQ PSS Representative - Field Operations - NC (919) 855-7607
Mauro, Tiffany PPQ PSS Representative - Field Operations - NJ 609-259-5249
Inoue, Emilie Eastern Plant Board SSC Representative - VT (802) 505-0217
Aultman, Sherry Southern Plant Board SSC Representative - SC (864) 646-2128
Anderson, Dale Central Plant Board SSC Representative - SD (605) 773-6389
Foley, Ian Western Plant Board SSC Representative - MT (406) 444-9454