Entomology Expert Witness 532232

Expertise Description

I am an experienced entomology expert witness with over 45 years working in the field. I specialize in general household pest management including rodents, termites, mosquitos, bedbugs and cockroaches; pest identification; pest management for residential, commercial properties and LEED buildings; wildlife management; and both natural/organic and synthetic pesticides. I have spent more than 25 years offering consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as an entomology expert witness.

Areas of Expertise


Degree Subject Institution
Ph.D. Entomology University of Florida
M.S. Entomology University of Florida
B.S. Entomology University of Florida

Licenses Certifications

Board Certified Entomologist – Urban/Industrial and General
State of Maryland Certified Applicator and Consultant
Maryland Credentialed Wood Destroying Insect and Organism Inspector
Commonwealth of Virginia Certified Applicator
District of Columbia Certified Applicator

Awards & Affiliation

State of Maryland Governor’s Pesticide Advisory Committee
Entomological Society of America

United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service Unit Award for Distinguished Service “for exceptional research accomplishments and technology transfer benefiting millions of people through the development of new environmentally safe technologies for the suppression of household pests”.
John T. Creighton Memorial Award for Excellence in Urban Entomology Research.
PCT/Syngenta Industry Leadership Award.

Primary Affiliation

State of Maryland Governor’s Pesticide Advisory Committee