Vermont Monitoring Cooperative Committees

Advisory Committee

Provides guidance on details of finance and program activities for VMC

  • John Austin Wildlife Biologist, VT Department of Fish & Wildlife
  • Ryan Hanavan Forest Entomologist, USDA Forest Service, Northeastern Area
  • William Keeton Professor, University of Vermont, RSENR
  • James Kellogg Aquatic Biologist, VT Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Bennet Leon Environmental Analyst, Air Quality and Climate Division, Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Randall Morin Research Forester, USDA Forest Service, Northern Research Station
  • Angelica Quintana Soil Scientist, Green Mountain and Finger Lakes National Forests
  • Barbara Schultz State Forest Health Program Manager, VT Department of Forests, Parks, & Recreation
  • Kimberly Wallin Research Associate Professor, University of Vermont / USDA Forest Service
  • Deane Wang Associate Professor, University of Vermont
  • Beverley Wemple Associate Professor, University of Vermont
  • Sandra Wilmot Forest Health Specialist & Climate Change Coordinator, VT Department of Forests, Parks, & Recreation

Steering Committee

Provides guidance on program policy and direction for VMC

  • Constance Carpenter Field Representative, USDA Forest Service, State and Private Forestry
  • Peter Church Director of Forest Stewardship, Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation
  • Doug Denico Director, Maine Forest Service, Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry
  • Heidi Hales Director, Air Quality and Climate Division, Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Neil Kamman Program Manager, VT Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Nancy Mathews Professor and Dean, University of Vermont
  • Justin Perry Chief, Bureau of Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health, Division of Forests and Lands, New York Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Mark Scott Director of Wildlife, VT Department of Fish & Wildlife
  • Brad Simpkins Director/State Forester, New Hampshire Division of Forests and Lands, Department of Resources and Economic Development
  • Steven Sinclair Director of Forests, VT Department of Forests, Parks, & Recreation
  • John Sinclair Forest Supervisor, Green Mountain and Finger Lakes National Forests
  • Thomas Vogelmann Professor and Dean, University of Vermont
  • James Westfall Research Forester, USDA Forest Service, Northern Research Station