Kentucky Office of the State Entomologist

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Carl Harper

Sr. Nursery Inspector
Phytosanitary Certification (Exports - International and Interstate); Gypsy Moth Surveys; General Inquiries; Questions/Problems with the website
859-257-5838 x1
carl.harper@uky.edu

Joe Collins

Sr. Nursery Inspector
Nursery/Nursery Dealer Licensing; Invasive Pests; General Inquiries
859-257-5838 x2
joe.collins@uky.edu

Janet Lensing, Ph.D.

Nursery Inspector and State Survey Coordinator
Invasive Pest Surveys; Inspections; Social Media Manager
859-257-5838 x4
janet.lensing@uky.edu

 

Jennie Condra

Nursery Inspector
Nursery Inspections; Nursery/Nursery Dealer Licensing; Phytosanitary Certification; Invasive Pest Surveys
859-257-5838 x3
jmedel0@uky.edu

JD Loan

Pest Survey Coordinator
Survey Data Management; Quality Control; Phytosanitary Certification; Invasive Pest Surveys
No extension or direct number at this time
jdloan2@uky.edu

Page last updated: October 14, 2020

Kentucky Office of the State Entomologist