Granite State Division


The Granite State Division (GSD) represents the New Hampshire membership. Meetings are held the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 11:15am-1pm at the Society for the Protection of NH Forests, 54 Portsmouth St, Concord, NH 03301.


Matt Chagnon
Term: 2/2020- 2/2021

UNH Thompson School Forestry Professor – Retired

Immediate Past Chair

Steve Roberge
Term: 2/2020 – 2/2021

Chair Elect

Gabe Roxby
Term: 2/2020 – 2/2021

Field Forester, Society for the Protection of NH Forests


Sam Taylor
Term: 2/2016 -2/2021

Forester I, NH Division of Forests and Lands


Susan Romano
Term: 2/2020 – 2/2021

Consulting Forester

Education Chair

Tim Fleury
Term: 2/2015 – 2/2021

Merrimack County Forester

Policy Chair

Hunter Carbee
Term: 2/2014 – 2/2020

Procurement Forester

GSD Representative to NESAF

Jon Nute
Term: 2/2016 – 2/2021

Retired – HIllsborough County Forester

Science and Technology Chair

Andrew F. Howard, PhD, CF
Term: 2/2016 – 2/2021

Forestry Professor – retired

Tree Farm Committee Representative

Adam Lundsford
Term: 2/2019 – 2/2021

Procurement Forester

Awards Chair

Janice Mulherin
Term: 2/2016 – 2/2021

Retired – USFS

Newsletter Correspondent

Steve Eisenhaure
Term: 2/2018 – 2/2021

Land Use Coordinator, UNH


 GSD Draft Strategic Plan (12/2015)

This draft Strategic Plan represents existing resources and goals while recognizing GSD’s place in National SAF’s broader organizational structure. As such, the plan was modeled off National SAF’s strategic plan and tailored to our state based on our priorities.

Student Incentives Fund

Please consider donating to the Student Incentives Fund to support student forestry internships and SAF meeting attendance.   

Good Forestry in the Granite State Visit the UNH Good Forestry website to view the final publication and to download or purchase copies.

Policy Letters 

Position Statements

EC Meeting Minutes

Granite State Division newsletters may be viewed by clicking on a date below.

Here are some useful links for anyone interested in forests or the timber industry in New Hampshire:

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Contact Us

To contact NESAF, please email the appropriate member of our leadership team. General questions can be directed to our Chair or the website administrator.


New England Society of American Foresters
54 Portsmouth Street
Concord, NH 03301