Jimmy Mains, PhD
Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Jimmy Mains serves as Team Leader for the Wolbachia biopesticide technology and Principle Investigator at MosquitoMate, Inc. Jimmy earned his B.S. and M.S. from Morehead State University in the field of Biology and his PhD Entomology from University of Kentucky in 2012. His PhD dissertation directly advanced the MosquitoMate technology in using microbial bio-pesticide (Wolbachia) that the company is using today. He has been with MosquitoMate since 2011. During his down time, you can find Jimmy with fishing rod in hand, on a lake or river somewhere in Kentucky.