For Immediate Release
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
Contact: Ples Spradley, TPSA Awards Chair
St. Louis, MO – The Pesticide Stewardship Alliance (TPSA) held its annual conference virtually in February and presented the 2021 Outstanding Member Award to Jeffrey Rogers, Virginia Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services.
Jeff Rogers in particular has been one of those individuals, who has been a longtime active member of TPSA who consistently goes about his business to get the job done. He served as the 2015 TPSA President, the past few years he chaired the Hazardous Waste Committee plus led the container track of the Annual conference for many years, helped with recruiting members by being part of a membership video to recruit members as well as lending his expertise and providing his insightful thoughts to promote the mission of TPSA.
The Pesticide Stewardship Alliance (TPSA), founded in 2000, is an organization of federal, state, and local governmental agencies, educational and research institutions, public organizations, private corporations, and individuals that are actively involved in different aspects of pesticide stewardship. The goals of TPSA are to increase the effectiveness, efficiency and longevity of various pesticide stewardship efforts.
Please go to the TPSA web site for more information. The 2022 Pesticide Stewardship Conference is scheduled for February 1-3 in Reno, Nevada.