Brian’s work emphasizes the detection and management of invasive pestsand works to bring sustainable pest management innovations to NY Agriculture producers and residents.His leadership with the invasive spotted lanternfly in NYS has brought him national recognition. Brian also delivers extension programing and conducts applied research on pest control solutions for greenhouse and nursery producers as well as landscape professionals. With a background in plant diagnostics his work focuses on insect and plant disease identification and management.
B.S., Horticulture, Delaware Valley University
M.S., Plant Pathology, North Carolina State University
2449 St. Paul Blvd. Rochester, NY 14620 Geneva, NY 14456