Meet Our Bees and pollinators Experts

Brooke Edmunds


Community Horticulture, Master Gardeners

Contact me with gardening questions from Marion or Polk counties

Gail Langellotto


Master Gardener Statewide Coordinator

Contact me for insect and gardening questions.

Andony Melathopoulos

Pollinator Health Extension Specialist, Pollinator Ecology/Ecotoxicology

Contact me with questions on wild and managed solitary bees (e.g., mason bees), pesticides and bees and planting for bees (honey bee questions should go to Ramesh Sagili)