National Gypsy Moth Management Board

The Science and Management of Gypsy Moth and other Forest Pests

Welcome to the National Gypsy Moth Management Board! We appreciate you visiting our site. Among other things, we host the Annual Gypsy Moth Review and invite you to attend! You can also Like us on Facebook so that you can receive information about upcoming reviews.

PAGE UPDATED: March 1, 2021

Our program committee is working right now on an agenda for 2021. Stay tuned as to whether it will be virtual or in-person. We just completed a survey of past attendees regarding which direction to move forward for 2021. We will let you know once the board meets and makes a decision.

REMINDER: The state of Minnesota has offered to host the 2021 Annual Gypsy Moth Review. Please make plans to attend! The Review dates are November 2 - 4, 2021 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. But again, we know that COVID-19 will be playing a role in our planning and will make a decision on how we will meet in 2021!

National Gypsy Moth Management Board Executive Committee - 2021

David Adkins, Ohio Dept. of Agriculture – Chairdavid.adkins@agri.ohio.gov Dr. Christopher Foelker - WI Dept. of Agriculture – Vice Chairchristopher.foelker@wisconsin.gov Carl Harper, University of Kentucky – EX Officiocharper@uky.edu Nancy Johnson, IL Dept. of Agriculture – Secretary / Treasurernancy.johnson@illinois.gov Dr. Ksenia Onufrieva, Virginia Tech University – Member Researchktchesla@vt.edu David Eby AgriFlite Services, Inc – Member Industrydave@agriflite.com John Kyhl, USDA Forest Service – State & Private Forestryjohn.f.kyhl@usda.gov Tiffany Pahs, WA Dept. of Agriculture – Director at Largetpahs@agr.wa.gov Sarah Phipps, Missouri Dept. of Agriculture – Director at Large - Awards Committee Chairsarah.phipps@mda.mo.gov
Dr. Jonathan Walter - University of Virginia – Director at Large - Program Committee Chairjaw3es@virginia.edu Rosalee Knipp- Missouri Dept. of Agriculture – Director at Large rosalee.knipp@mda.mo.gov