Dr. Claudia Riegel
Director, City of New Orleans Mosquito, Termite and Rodent Control Board, New Orleans, La.
Dr. Claudia Riegel boasts a long and distinguished career in the professional pest management industry. A graduate of Purdue University who earned her Ph.D. from the Entomology and Nematology Department at the University of Florida, Riegel is director of the City of New Orleans Mosquito, Termite and Rodent Control Board. In that position, she provides technical support for the City of New Orleans and the pest control industry, conducts independent research, works closely with industry, and collaborates with government organizations and universities on research projects.