Staff

Matt BaurAmanda Crump, Director. Amanda provides overall management and guidance of all Center activities, coordinates with the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture and the other regional centers, is the liason to other regional programs and Western state agencies and institutions, and oversees Center staff. Email

 

Matt Baur

Matt Baur, Associate Director. Matt manages Center operations, including administration of budgets and awards, meeting planning and other operational issues. He manages the Center competitive grants programs and serves as liaison with Center-funded projects. Email

 

 

Steve ElliottSteve Elliott, Communication Coordinator. Steve writes and produces the monthly Center newsletters and our annual report, writes and distributes press releases and manages the IPMWest blog, our Twitter account and this website. Email

 

 

Al FournierAl Fournier, Southwest Comment Coordinator. Al develops and maintains a Southwestern network to gather information for formal replies to USDA and EPA information requests. Email

 

 

Cathy TarutaniCathy Tarutani, Pacific Comment Coordinator. Cathy develops and maintains a Pacific Island network to gather information for formal replies to USDA and EPA information requests. Email

 

 

Katie Murray, Pacific Northwest Comments Coordinator. Katie develops and maintains a Pacific Northwest network to gather information for formal replies to USDA and EPA information requests. Email