Chris Cooper is a University of Tennessee Extension Agent and Coordinator for the Master Gardener Program in Memphis and Shelby County. Chris can be found throughout Shelby County conducting educational programs addressing issues that affect urban and home horticulture. Chris holds a B.S. degree in Soil Science from Southern University, Baton Rouge, LA., and a M.S. and Ph.D. in Plant Physiology from Alabama A&M University, Huntsville, AL.