As the New York State Integrated Pest Management Program’s fruit IPM coordinator, Anna develops research-based, sustainable IPM strategies and increases farmer and producer engagement through extension and outreach. She holds bachelor’s degrees in biology and music from the University of Maryland, and a doctorate in Plant Pathology and Plant Microbe Biology from Cornell University, where she worked with Professor Kerik Cox on research and extension efforts focused on investigating fire blight and identifying sustainable management solutions.
Bachelor of Arts, Music, University of Maryland
Bachelor of Science, Biology, University of Maryland
M.S in Horticulture, University of Maryland
Ph.D., Plant Pathology and Plant Microbe Biology, Cornell University