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Certification Committee

The mission of the Certified Green Industry Professional (CGIP) Committee is to carry out the policies of the MNLA Board of Directors and to maintain the integrity and overall quality of the CGIP program; to test as many industry individuals on a yearly basis as possible; to renew those CGIP members on an annual basis enforcing their continuing education requirement; to arrange CGIP seminars at the Great Lakes Trade Exposition; and to promote the overall CGIP designation within and outside the industry.

Committee Members:
Roger DeLong, Landscape Contractor Representative
Double L Enterprises, Inc.

Susana Ditter, Nurseryman & Garden Retailer Representative
Oakland County Parks & Recreation

Joe Kudwa, Landscape Contractor Representative
Agroscaping, Inc.

Dr. Robert E Schutzki, Educator Representative
Michigan State University
Dept. of Horticulture

John Stone, Nurseryman, Landscape Manager, & Educator Representative
MSU Pesticide Safety Education Program

Gregory Watt, Nurseryman Representative
Kluck Nursery, Inc.

Josh Robinson, Landscape Design Representative
Todd's Services, Inc.

Therese Nugent, Nurseryman & Landscape Manager Representative
MSU Landscape Services