Sue Carson PhD

Managing Director

Sue Carson PhD

Sue has over 30 years of experience with management and analysis of field research trials including breeding trials, yield monitoring plots, and genomics data at the USDA Forest Service, the New Zealand Forest Research Institute, and private consulting, publishing over 100 scientific papers.

Sue holds a BS (with Distinction) in Natural Resource Management, a MS in Forest Pathology from the University of Michigan, and a PhD in Forest Genetics from North Carolina State University.

Sue has worked very closely with Merlin to define the information processing needs of plant breeders since the inception of the GEM system.