Since 2016, Don has been working for Steigerwaldt as the Senior Forester in the Chillicothe location, managing 120,000 acres in fifteen counties in southern Ohio and northern Kentucky. Don graduated from Hocking College in Nelsonville with an Associate’s Degree in Forestry and furthered his studies in wildlife through June 1986.
In his 30-plus-year forestry career, he has held many different forestry positions. His responsibilities for paper mills have included road crew operator, reforestation forester, timber procurement forester, land procurement forester, land manager, and hunt lease administrator.
He has served on the American Tree Farm Committee and has held officer roles with E.C.O. Loggers Chapter. He has also helped instruct at OFA Forestry Camp and has been active in supporting grade school, middle school, FFA, and B.S.A. community youth through presenting forestry topics.
Don enjoys outdoor activities that include hunting, fishing, backpacking, and hiking.
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