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Forrest M. Gibeault, MF, ACF

Forrest M. Gibeault, MF, ACF

Analysis and Technology Solutions Director

Forrest serves as our Analysis and Technology Solutions Operations Director at Steigerwaldt Land Services.  In this role, he leads a team that provides a wide range of forest resource and timber industry analysis services to private, industry, and public agency clients.  Forrest works in tandem with Steigerwaldt appraisal, real estate, and forest management departments to support consulting efforts.  He manages geospatial services at Steigerwaldt, and works to connect clients with GIS solutions that meet their needs, with an eye to enhance and leverage data and processes.

He has extensive experience in designing and implementing varied timber and resource inventories, including detailed data acquisition, analysis, reporting, and modeling using state-of-the art hardware and software applications.  He oversees cradle-to-grave services on forest carbon projects including project design, inventory, GIS and analysis, and modeling.  With a deep knowledge of Lake States silviculture, particularly northern hardwood management, Forrest specializes in forestland real estate due diligence and investment analysis.  He has also worked on analysis, inventory, and modeling assignments on projects located across the country from the northeast through the Adirondacks and Appalachia regions, to the western states, including Alaska.