Melissa Barron works for Syngenta as a Turf and Landscape Territory Manager for central and north Florida, coastal Georgia, and coastal South Carolina. Melissa has been with Syngenta for 12 years and previously worked as the Aquatics and Vegetation Management Territory Representative for the SE US. Melissa came to Syngenta from Terracon Consultants Inc., where she worked as an Environmental Scientist from 2005 to 2008. Melissa holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural and Environmental Soil Science from Mississippi State University as well as a Master of Science degree in Weed Science from the University of Florida. Melissa resides in Orlando, FL.