Shayne Madella

Shayne Madella is a Faculty Research Assistant at the University of Maryland as part of the Bee Informed Partnership.  She specializes in molecular biology lab work which includes the extraction and quantification of honey bee virus’ for the APHIS National Honey Bee Survey.  She also helps with varroa, nosema and tropilalaep sample processing with the BIP…

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Michael Andree

Based out of the Butte County Cooperative Extension in Oroville, CA  Michael Andree is a member of the “Bee Team” created by the Bee Informed Partnership as a tool to help bridge the gap between scientists and beekeepers. The team works directly with bee breeders in the field and has been coined as those with…

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Jerry Hayes

Jerry Hayes discovered honey bees after a stint as a high school teacher.  Hayes has worked with and studied bees at Ohio State University, the USDA/ARS Bee Breeding and Stock Lab, Dadant, and the Florida Department of Agriculture, before joining Beeologics in 2012. Hayes joined BIP in 2011 because “over time [BIP] will inform a…

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Steve Pernal

Stave Parnal is a research scientist of apiculture and Officer-in-Charge at Beaverlodge Research Farm.  

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Claude Saegerman

Claude Saegerman is a Professor of Scientific Research. He is oriented to field epidemiology studies of animal or zoonotic diseases and risk analysis in the food chain, including primary production. His main interest is the analysis of the key factors for emergence of diseases, rare events and spreading of infectious and parasitic diseases

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