As project manager, Kerry's specific responsibilities include managing the plant tag development and printing process, assisting in coordination of major events such as Pack Trials and trade shows, managing the plant patent process, preparing cultural information, acting as the lead source of product information for industry and consumer publications including consumer web content, managing key projects and overseeing and participating in development of public relations for special projects, such as the Proven Winners pot program and Proven Winners consumer hard goods.
Meyer's background includes experience in horticulture markets with a strong emphasis on hands-on research and breeding projects. Prior to joining Proven Winners, Meyer was a plant breeder with Ball Floraplant. She also worked for several years in research at the University of Minnesota and at Forest Lake Garden Center in Minnesota. She holds a masters of science in horticulture from the University of Minnesota and a bachelor of science in horticulture from the University of Missouri.