Jonathan H. Crane Ph.D.Jonathan H. Crane, Ph.D. -

Dr. Crane administers the Tropical Fruit Crop Management Program. This program strives to provide information and educational programs for Florida’s commercial tropical fruit producers, undergraduate and graduate students, and for urban residents with an interest in tropical fruit crops. This is accomplished through the statewide Extension Program and an applied research program and graduate teaching. 


Ms. Wanda MontasMs. Wanda Montas, Senior Biologist -

Wanda assists in all aspects of the applied research programs Dr. Crane is involved in.  Her responsibilities included data collection and analysis and oversight of specific nursery and grove practices.  Wanda has degree in Veterinary Medicine and a background in biological sciences. She was a research assistant at Brown University, Rhode Island, for 4 years.