Susan Stein has been selected as director of the USDA National Agroforestry Center (NAC) in Washington, D.C.
Stein brings extensive experience in technology transfer, working with researchers to communicate research results to managers, land owners, and policy-makers. Much of this work has been accomplished through forming and leading multidisciplinary teams from across the Federal government, as well as from universities, non-governmental organizations, and State governments.
If you were wondering what Sarah McCreary is up to post-NASF, Roll Call wrote a great story about her new role at Hamburger Co., a Democratic political and media consulting firm.
As communications director, Sarah will be working on the firm's branding, message development and web strategy efforts. She was an invaluable part of the NASF team and we wish her success in her new endeavors!
Jake Donnay joins NASF on July 7, 2008 as Director of Forest Policy. He will develop and implement strategies that advance the interests of state forestry agencies in the national legislative and policy arenas.
The Western Forestry Leadership Coalition has filled a key vacancy and added a specialist position on staff with the hiring of Dana Coelho as its new Program Manager and Marcia Patton- Mallory as Bioenergy and Climate Change Specialist.
On February 12, Tom Boggus was officially named director of Texas Forest Service. The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents announced Boggus was the sole finalist for the directorship late last month. The panel unanimously approved his hiring last week after waiting a state-mandated 21 days.
The Nature Conservancy's North American Region seeks an experienced, entrepreneurial and outcome-oriented leader for its forest restoration and fire programs. For more information, please see Job # 12550 at www.nature.org/careers. Application deadline is November 15, 2010.
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