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  • Center for Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
    • Center for IPM, (school.ipm@epa.gov); 844EPASIPM (3727476) – toll-free

Name E-mail Area of Responsibility
Thomas Cook                    cook.tom@epa.gov  Center Lead
Brad Miller    miller.brad@epa.gov Pest Management in Schools
Marcia Anderson anderson.marcia@epa.gov School IPM Webinars and Publications
Shanda Bennett bennett.shanda@epa.gov School IPM Webinars, Outreach and Coordination Support

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The Office of Children's Health Protection has regional school coordinators across the country that support school environmental health issues. Find your school coordinator here.

  • Region 1: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont
  • Region 2:  New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands
  • Region 3: Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, District of Columbia
    • School IPM: John Butler, butler.john@epa.gov; 215-814-2127
    • Tribal: No tribal contact
  • Region 4: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee
  • Region 5Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin
    • School IPM: Seth Dibblee, dibblee.seth@epa.gov; 312-886-5992
    • Tribal: Amy Mysz, mysz.amy@epa.gov; 312-886-0224
  • Region 6:  Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, New Mexico
    • School IPM: Ken McPherson, mcpherson.kenneth@epa.gov; 214-665-6754
    • Tribal: Randy Gee, gee.randy@epa.gov; 214-665-8355
  • Region 7: Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska
  • Region 8: Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming
    • School IPM: Clyde Wilson, wilson.clyde@epa.gov; 303-312-6217
    • Tribal: Clyde Wilson, wilson.clyde@epa.gov, 303-312-6217
  • Region 9: Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Tribal Nations, Pacific Islands
  • Region 10:  Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington

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