School and Turfgrass IPM Extension Support Specialist
Area of Work
Joellen provides support for planning, conducting, and evaluating a comprehensive IPM educational outreach program within communities with an emphasis on IPM for schools and turfgrass settings. She is a regular contributor to the NYS IPM Program blogs ThinkIPM and The ABC's of School and Childcare Pest Management. Joellen has also collaborated on research projects related to turfgrass pests, ticks, and pollinators.
- B.S., Natural Resources, Cornell University, 1990
She is on a personal mission to prevent the improper removal of ticks; check out her blog post: It's tick season. Put away the matches.