Susan Kegley, PhD, Principal and CEO
Dr. Susan Kegley is an organic chemist with expertise in pesticide toxicology, pollutant fate and transport; environmental monitoring and analytical chemistry; and experience with pesticide regulation, pesticide data sources and pesticide toxicology and epidemiology. After 14 years of teaching and research in academia, Dr. Kegley worked as a Senior Scientist for nine years at Pesticide Action Network North America, a non-governmental, non-profit organization that works to promote sustainable alternatives to toxic pesticides. Dr. Kegley founded Pesticide Research Institute in 2006.
Rosemarie Radford, Research and Technical Associate
Rose received her Master of Public Administration in Environmental Science and Policy from Columbia University in 2013. Her undergraduate degree was a Bachelor of Science in Conservation and Resource Studies from UC Berkeley. Rose has a background in data analysis, laboratory work, and field entomological research. She provides project and technical support at PRI.
Sharon Adams, J.D., Technology Transfer Specialist
Sharon Adams joined PRI in 2013 and brings over 20 years of legal experience in contracting and licensing to the company. As a registered patent attorney, Sharon appreciates innovative concepts such as the PRI Product Evaluator tool. Prior to her legal career, Sharon worked in marketing for Bio-Rad Laboratories. Sharon brings her expertise to PRI to assist with product development, marketing, and intellectual property protection.