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 (907) 761 - 3866
S AL Harden, Christel (334) 240-7226
S AR Stoll, Mark 1504545013
W AZ Peterson, Jack 602-542-3575
W CA McLoughlin, Mark 916-403-6689
W CO Gebru, Wondirad (303) 869-9052
E CT Stafford, Kirby (203) 974-8485
E DE Inhof, Jessica 302-698-4587
S FL Smith, Trevor (352) 372-3505
S GA Evans, Mike (404) 586-1140
W GU Rosario, Christopher (671) 487-1640
W HI Rogg, Helmuth (808) 973-9535
C IA Pruisner, Robin (515) 725-1470
W ID Thompson, Andrea 2083328622
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 Peltier, Tina (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) 325-7761
W MT Foley, Ian (406) 444-9454
S NC Goforth, Joy (919) 707-3753
C ND Elhard, Charles 701-220-0485
C NE VanMeter, 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 Benemann, Chris 503-986-4678
E PA Rhodes, Dana (717) 772-5205
S PR Muñiz-Lasalle, Alex (787) 723-1568
E RI Ayars, Ken (401) 222-2781
S SC Long, Steven 864-646-2135
C SD Sievers, Brenda 6057733623
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 8022792212
W WA White, Brad (360) 902-2071
C WI Kuhn, Brian (608) 224-4590
E WV Vacant
W WY Drake, Kent 307-777-6781