Presenters

Presenters Company/Organization
Dr. Bridget Behe Michigan State University
Matthew Bertrand Friends of the Rouge
Scott Beuerlein Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden
Shaun Breuer Unilock
Tim Brotzman
Dr. Bert Cregg Michigan State University
Charlie Culton Michigan Center for Truck Safety
Brian Decker Decker’s Nursery, Inc.
Dr. Asia Dowtin Michigan State University
Marcus Duck Michigan State University
Patrick Dunn Michigan Horticultural Fund Self Insured Worker’s Compensation Fund (MHI Fund)
John Eggleston Federal Supply and Service First Irrigation
Dr. Tom Fernandez Michigan State University
C.L. Fornari GardenLady.com
Dr. Kevin Frank Michigan State University
Dr. Jim Funai Cuyahoga Community College
Jud Griggs The Harvest Group
Phil Gruszka Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy
Dr. Charlie Hall AmericanHort
Aaron Hathaway Nufarm
Dr. Mary Hausbeck Michigan State University
Dan Herms The Davey Tree Expert Company
John Higo Illumicare Group Limited
Dr. Erin Hill MSU Plant & Pest Diagnostics
Jim Huston J. R. Huston Consulting
Jeremy Jubenville Michigan State University Extension
Geoffrey Kempter Asplundh
Wayne Kreifels Robin Autopilot Holdings, LLC
Chris Lehr Nativescape LLC
Dr. Roberto Lopez Michigan State University
Dr. Hannah Mathers Mathers Environmental Science Services, LLC
Dr. Deborah McCullough Michigan State University
Rob Miller Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development
Carolyn Mullet Carex Tours
Kyle Narveson Rainbow Treecare
John Newlin Quality Services
Anne Obarski Merchandise Concepts
Mark Parker Bryan Equipment Sales Inc.
Dr. Dave Roberts The Tree Doctor
Riley Rouse Michigan State University
Dr. Erik Runkle Michigan State University
Dr. Debalina Saha Michigan State University
Dr. Robert E. Schutzki Associate Professor Emeritus, MSU and MNLA Project Specialist
Rusty Stachlewitz
John Stone Michigan State University Pesticide Safety Education Program
Dr. Ariana Torres Purdue University Horticulture Business
David Vincent Quality Tree Service of West Michigan