Started at NWREC: March 2009
Department: Botany & Plant Pathology
Duties: Extension and outreach activities to support the nursery industry through educational programs, and applied research in different aspects of plant health in nursery crops. Support bilingual education in different agriculture sectors to promote the production of healthy plants, and worker awareness about best management practices.
Ph.D. Plant Pathology, University of Delaware, Newark, DE. 2007
M.S. Horticultural Sc., University of Delaware, Newark, DE. 1996
B.S. Biological Sc., Pontifical Catholic University, Quito – Ecuador. 1991
Home Town : Originally from Ecuador. Now residing in the U.S for the past 11 years and currently living in Wilsonville.