Entomologist Expert 320738 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience as an Entomologist in the areas of termite damage and pest management. I have experience property inspections to determine damage from termites and / or other wood destroying insects. I am also familiar with subterranean treatment procedures and Formosan termites as well as being a structural pest control operator. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes: residential, commercial and multi-unit structures; Formosan termite experience; Termite damage investigation; Water damage investigation; Termite treatment review; Termite chemical usage review.

Consulting Experience

My consulting services include any existing structure of any type or size.

Professional Experiences

  • Member of the Entomological Society of America
  • Member of the Florida Entomological Society
  • Member of the Florida Pest Management Association
  • Member of the National Pest Management Association
  • Member of the Certified Pest Control Operators of Georgia
  • Member of the Orlando Regional Realtors Association (ORRA) as an affiliate
  • Member of the Legislative Committee, Florida Pest Management Association (FMPA)
  • Member of the FMPA Government Affairs Group
  • Member of the WDO Action Team, FMPA
  • Member of the Contract Work Group, Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services
  • Chairperson of the WDO Work Group Committee with representatives from FMPA, DACS, CPCO, and FAC
  • Chairperson of the Consumer Information Brochure Committee for the Orlando Regional Realtors Association (ORRA)
  • Member of ORRA Experts to Experts subcommittee panel
  • Member of the Apartment Association of Greater Orlando (AAGO)
  • Member of the Ways, Means and Charity committee within the AAGO
  • Member of the FMPA Education Committee
  • Chairperson of the subcommittee to develop training modules for Baseline guidelines for WDO Inspections



Licenses Certifications

Termite and other Wood Destroying Insects
Household Pest Control: FL
Fumigation: FL
Lawn and Ornamental: FL

Awards & Affiliation

Florida Pest Management Association
Doug VanDer Poest Extra Mile Award

Primary Affiliation

Member of the Entomological Society of America

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases