Green Mountain Division Winter Business Meeting and Educational Program

Feb 23, 2023
All Day

Judd Hall, Vermont Technical College
124 Admin Dr
Randolph, VT 05061


Cost: Free (includes coffee and tea), optional lunch $15 (cash or check)
CEU: *Pending Category 1 CFEs

Open to GMD SAF members and non-members

Draft Agenda (subject to change)

 9:00-10:00 — Business meeting

10:00-10:15 — Coffee/tea break

10:15-10:20 — Welcome and Agenda for the day — Bill Musson (GMD SAF Chair)

10:20-10:30 — NESAF updates and changes — Diana Frederick (NESAF Immediate Past Chair)

10:30-11:15 — Current Forest Market Conditions and Vermont Forest Future Strategic Roadmap—Paul Frederick (VT FPR Wood Utilization & Wood Energy Program Leader)

11:15-11:45 — Update on the New Reserve Forest Category in the Current Use Program — Keith Thompson (VT FPR, Private Lands Manager)

11:45-12:45 — Lunch (bring your own or purchase in advance)

12:45-1:30 — Women Owning Woodlands Program – TBD

1:30-2:15 – GMNF Forest Plan and the Telephone Gap Project — Jay Strand (GMNF Forest Planner & Environmental Coordinator)

2:15-3:00 – Carbon and Vermont’s Forests: status and current information, including introduction of new NESAF Policy statement on “Forest Management and Carbon”, followed by a discussion – Ali Kosiba (UVM Extension, Assistant Professor of Forestry and Extension Forester)

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 at


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