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(General Statute 143-436)

One member each representing the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services; the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources; and the State Health Director or his designee.  The persons so selected may be either members of a policy board or departmental officials or employees.


Dr. Colleen Hudak-Wise, Director (Vice Chairperson)
Agronomic Services Division,
1040 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1040
(Tel. 919-733-2655)/(Email: )

Dr. Ricky L. Langley, Medical Epidemiologist
Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Section
N. C. Department of Health and Human Services
1912 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1912
(Tel. 919-707-5913)/(Email: )

Mr. Chris Johnson
WSS Chemistry Laboratory
N.C. DEQ-DWR/Water Sciences Section
1623 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1623
(Tel. 919-733-3908)/(Email:

A representative of the agricultural chemical industry

Dr. Yasmin J. Cardoza
824 Nowell Ridge Road
Raleigh, NC 27607
(Tel. 919-559-3532)/(Email:

A person directly engaged in agricultural production

Mrs. Gwendolyn B. Pitt (Chairperson)
193 Pitt Farm Lane
Macclesfield, NC 27852
(Tel. 252-813-1056)/(Email:

Two at-large members, from other fields of endeavor, one of whom shall be a
non-governmental conservationist

Ms. Carmen Mercedes Hernandez-Pelletier
6030 Bacarra Lane, Apt. 106
Raleigh, NC 27606
(Tel. 919-434-9939)/ (Email:

Dr. W. Benson Kirkman
3712 Eakley Court
Raleigh, NC 27606
(Tel. 919-859-1187)/(Email:

J. Patrick Jones, Secretary
1090 MSC, Raleigh, NC 27699-1090
(919) 733-3556


NCDA&CS Structural Pest Control and Pesticide Division, J. Patrick Jones, Director
Mailing Address: 1090 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1090
Physical Address: 4400 Reedy Creek Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607
Phone: (919) 733-3556 ; FAX: (919) 733-9796

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