Please give a warm welcome to Matthew Jones. He is joining the TFREC team as the Associate Research Faculty Manager of DAS. He has a Ph.D. in Entomology from Washington State University, an M.S., in Ecology and Environmental Science from the University of Maine, and a B.S. in Biology from Gardner-Webb University in North Carolina. He will be working on the comparison of organic and conventional management systems with regard to natural enemy diversity and function, investigation of residual effects of pesticides on both natural enemies and other pests, and assisting in the development of the DAS system.