Welcome Hannah and Elissa!

We are excited to welcome Hannah Gaines Day and Elissa Chasen to the lab.  Hannah is a postdoc and Elissa is a USDA research technician, both just completed their PhDs at UW-Madison.  Hannah worked in the lab of Dr. Claudio Gratton, and her dissertation was titled: “Do bees matter to cranberry?  The effect of bees, landscape, and local management on cranberry yield.”  Elissa worked in the lab of Dr. Eileen Cullen, and her dissertation was titled: “Beyond Economic Thresholds: Incorporating Proactive Pest Management Strategies in Alfalfa Pest Management Programs for Potato Leafhopper.”  We are thrilled for the opportunity to work with them both!