About Us

Our Mission

Reduce tickborne disease by controlling ticks through the effective approaches that minimize risks to health and environment.

Our Founder

Dr. Thomas A. Green earned his Ph.D. in entomology from the University of Massachusetts in 1992. In 1998, he co-founded the IPM Institute, an award-winning non-profit organization focusing on market-based solutions to improve sustainability in agriculture and in communities.

In 2013, Dr. Green founded the national Tick IPM Working Group, connecting leading researchers and practitioners through regular conference calls and Symposia.