Assistant Project Forester
Derek earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Forest Management with a minor in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) from the University of Wisconsin–Stevens Point in 2012. He is a member of the Society of American Foresters, a cooperating forester and Certified Plan Writer for the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, and is FISTA–SFI certified.
Derek’s responsibilities as an Assistant Project Forester include all aspects of timber sale setup and administration on a variety of timber types for large block landowners as well as private landowners. Derek also assists on inventory projects nationwide and forestry Best Management Practice (BMP) monitoring projects in Michigan and Minnesota.
In his free time, Derek enjoys spending time outdoors with his wife and kids, biking, fishing, and playing frisbee golf.
- 715.453.3274, ext. 307