Central Life Sciences is a business unit of Central Garden & Pet, a leading innovator, marketer and producer of quality branded products for the pet and lawn and garden supplies markets. Central Life Sciences expands the use of proprietary molecules to develop insect control solutions for focused markets through innovation, unique formulations, regulatory proficiency and efficient manufacturing capabilities. The result is a dynamic organization with a diverse portfolio of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Federal Drug Administration (FDA) registered products.

Our organization is driven by a leadership team featuring professionals with deep industry experience and a shared commitment to protecting public health and the wellbeing of plants and animals from harmful insects.


Ken Elsbury

Chief People Officer,
Central Life Sciences

Scott Todd

Vice President & General Manager

Mark Taylor

Vice President,
Innovation & Technology

Wes Eagan

Vice President,
Finance & Accounting

Doug VanGundy

Vice President,
Research and Development

Erin Sloan

Human Resources
Mike Allen

Mike Allen

Senior Vice President,
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