Synk, Billy


Year(s)
2017

Bio

Billy Synk, Director of Pollination Programs for Project Apis m., works with growers in California to help them integrate bee forage into their operations. He manages the ‘Seeds for Bees’ bee forage cover crop project. Billy comes to us from UC Davis, where he managed bees and participated in bee research projects with Drs. Brian Johnson, Neal Williams and Elina Niño. He was trained in beekeeping by noted bee breeder-geneticist Sue Cobey at the Ohio State University, where he received a BS in environmental policy and management.