Wayne Buhler, PhD
Interim Executive Director
Dr. Wayne Buhler is a Professor and Pesticide Safety Extension Specialist in the Department of Horticultural Science at NC State University, Raleigh, NC. He is the statewide coordinator of the North Carolina Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP), and develops the educational materials that are used for the certification and re-certification of private applicators, commercial applicators, and dealers of restricted-use pesticides. In addition to direct participation in certification education training sessions, he instructs Extension Agents on methods for delivering recertification programs at the county level. Wayne has an M.S. and Ph.D. in Entomology from Purdue University.
Mike has been with NPSEC since 2017 creating a wide variety of multimedia projects including; website designs, video productions, e-learning modules, e-book authoring and more. He graduated from Slippery Rock University with a Bachelors of Science in Communication with an emphasis in Emerging Technologies and Multimedia, with a Minor in Film and Media Studies in 2007. Mike has since worked with clients across the country of all sizes and is excited for the opportunity to work with you on your next project.
Chuck has a Bachelor’s degree from The School of Communications and Theater at Temple University, specializing in Radio-Television-Film. Since 1988, he has been working in broadcast and independent video production, eventually opening his own business, Chazzbo Media, in 2009. His work with NPSEC began in 2017, and includes writing for video and online education modules, as well as producing and directing multiple related video projects; most recently overseeing a series of multimedia projects spotlighting the problem of Invasive Species in Guam.