Kate Entwistle

Telephone: 01908 312511 Email: iog@iog.org

Kate holds the position of Independent Director on the IOG board. She established the Turf Disease Centre in 2000 to provide an independent analysis and information service on turfgrass pests and diseases.

A background of plant pathology, physiology and microbiology at Birmingham University and Long Ashton Research station. She achieved her first degree in 1986 and her PhD in 1995.

As such, she has worked closely with turf managers, consultant agronomists and technical representatives from across the amenity sector, mostly in the UK and Ireland, but increasingly throughout Europe and beyond.