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Joe Mattke

Joe Mattke

Regional Operations Director

Joe serves as a Regional Operations Director for Steigerwaldt. Joe has worked for Steigerwaldt since 2010 and has been a forester in northern Wisconsin since graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point with a Bachelor of Science degree in Forestry with a Forest Management and Urban Forestry Emphasis. He is a member of the Society of American Foresters and the Association of Consulting Foresters. He is a cooperating forester with the Wisconsin DNR and is MFL certified and FISTA SFI trained.

Joe specializes in forest operations oversight and execution for large private landowners (TIMO, REIT, and large private non-industrial ownerships). He is experienced in all aspects of lake states silviculture, third-party certification systems (SFI, and ATF), timber sale harvest planning, establishment, marketing, contracting, and administration, inventory execution and field oversight, forest road maintenance and improvement, and reforestation planning and contracting.

In his current role, Joe manages foresters in Steigerwaldt’s Tomahawk, Wisconsin, office. He is responsible for operations oversight of approximately 175,000 acres of client-owned properties, as well as client and company budget management, client and customer relationship oversight, project management, staffing, procurement, and execution of business directives and expectations.