The RCN Steering Committee Members are focused on cultivating a network of scientists working with laboratory based collections of microbes to foster communication and enhance linkages between U.S. and international collections and leverage support for plant pathogen collections.
Dr. Kevin McCluskey, Curator, Fungal Genetics Stock Center, Research Professor, Department of Plant Pathology, Kansas State University (PI). http://www.fgsc.net
Dr. Seogchan Kang, Professor of Plant Pathology, Penn State University, University Park, PA (Co-PI). http://plantpath.psu.edu/directory/sxk55
Dr. Jessie Glaeser, Center for Forest Mycology Research at the US Forest Service Northern Research Station, Madison, WI.
Dr. Micah Krichevsky, Past president of the US Federation for Culture Collections
Kellye Eversole, American Phytopathological Society, Public Policy Board.
Dr. John Wertz, Director Coli Genetic Stock Center, Yale University, New Haven, CT.
Dr. Willie Wilson, ex NCMA
Dr. Dave Ellis, ex USDA NCGRP
Dr. A. Rick Bennett, co-PI, now at University of Kentucky