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Contacts in the Office of Pesticide Programs, Registration Division

The Registration Division (RD) is responsible for conventional chemical product registrations, amendments, registrations, tolerances, experimental use permits, and emergency exemptions for conventional chemical pesticides.

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Name E-Mail Phone Area of Responsibility

Immediate Office

Michael Goodis  703-308-8157 Division Director
Dan Rosenblatt 703-308-9366 Deputy Director
Catherine Aubee 703-347-8029 Associate Division Director (Acting)
Vacant For assistance, send email to:   PRIA Ombudsman
Sherada Hobgood 703-308-8893 Ombudsman

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Invertebrate-Vertebrate Branch 1

Insecticides, insect repellents, pyrethroids, fipronil 

Jennifer Saunders 703-347-0156 Acting Branch Chief
Jacquelyn (Jackie) Herrick 703-347-0559 PM Team 3 
Beth Fertich 703-347-8560 PM Team 4
Jennifer Saunders 703-347-0156 Senior Entomologist 

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Invertebrate-Vertebrate Branch 2

Insecticides, insect growth regulators, OPs, Carbamates

Marion Johnson 703-305-6788 Branch Chief
Shanta Adeeb 703-347-0502 PM Team 10
Michael Walsh 703-308-2972 PM Team 11
Debra Rate 703-306-0309 Senior Regulatory Specialist

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Invertebrate-Vertebrate Branch 3

Insecticides, structural fumigants, rodenticides, wildlife control products (including contraceptives)

Meredith Laws 703-308-7038 Branch Chief
Venus Eagle 703-308-8045 PM Team 1 
Gene Benbow 703-347-0235 PM Team 7
Deanna Colby 703-347-8657 Senior Regulatory Specialist
Vacant Contact Branch Chief for assistance   Senior Biologist

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Fungicide Branch

Fungicides, nematicides, fumigants, plant growth regulators

Cynthia Giles-Parker 703-305-7740 Branch Chief
Hope Johnson 703-305-5410 PM Team 21
Lindsay Roe  703-347-0506 PM Team 22 
Heather Garvie 703-308-0034 Senior Regulatory Specialist

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Herbicide Branch

Herbicides (including phenoxys, aquatics, desiccants and defoliants)

Dan Kenny 703-305-7546 Branch Chief
Mindy Ondish 703-605-0723 PM Team 23
Margaret Hathaway 703-305-5076 Senior Regulatory Specialist
Emily Schmid 703-347-0189 PM Team 25

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Fungicide-Herbicide Branch

Fungicides and herbicides

Rachel Holloman 703-305-7193 Branch Chief
Shaja Joyner 703-308-3194 PM Team 20
Erik Kraft 703-308-9358 PM Team 24
Aswathy Balan 703-347-0510 Senior Regulatory Specialist
CRP Team   Child-Resistant Packaging (CRP)

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Minor Use and Emergency Response Branch

Dan Rosenblatt 703-308-9366 Acting Branch Chief
Tawanda Maignan 703-308-8050 Emergency Response Team Leader;
Section 18s and 24(c)s
Nancy Fitz 703-305-7385 Minor Use Team Leader;
IR-4 liaison, minor use policy

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Chemistry, Inerts and Toxicology Assessment Branch

Kerry Leifer 703-308-8811 Branch Chief 
Vacant Contact Branch Chief for assistance   Branch Senior Scientist
Vacant Contact Branch Chief for assistance   Inert Team Leader 
Shyam Mathur 703-308-9374 Product Chemistry Team Leader;
review of product chemistry data
Vacant Contact Branch Chief for assistance   Acute Toxicity Team Leader; review of acute toxicity studies for formulated products and review of precautionary labeling

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