Contact

We'd love to hear from you! Please contact one of our team members with any questions.

Maria Janowiak

Title: Director (acting)

Affiliation: USDA Forest Service Northern Research Station

Focus Area: Forests, Carbon, Adaptation Planning and Implementation

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Stephen Handler

Title: Deputy Director (acting)

Affiliation: USDA Forest Service, Northern Research Station

Focus Area: Vulnerability Assessment, Climate Adaptation Planning, Forest Management and Silviculture, Tribal perspectives, Wildlife Management

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Hannah Abbotts

Title: Senior Product Designer and Content Delivery Specialist

Affiliation: Michigan Technological University

Focus Area: Web Content Management, Digital Science and Communication, Climate Adaptation

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Maddy Baroli

Title: Climate Adaptation Specialist

Affiliation: Michigan Technological University

Focus Area: Forest Ecology and Management, Urban & Community Forestry, Tree Planting and Assisted Migration

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Mattison Brady

Title: Climate Adaptation Specialist

Affiliation: University of Vermont

Focus Area: Forest Ecology and Management, Forest Health Monitoring, Climate Adaptation

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Katie Frerker

Title: Climate Adaptation Specialist

Affiliation: USDA Forest Service Eastern Region

Focus Area: Climate Adaptation, Carbon Stewardship, Assisted Migration, Forest Ecology

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Adrienne Keller

Title: Research Assistant Professor

Affiliation: Michigan Tech University

Focus Area: Carbon Science and Management, Climate Adaptation and Mitigation, Ecosystem Ecology

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Shawn Klomparens

Title: Website Administrator

Affiliation: Michigan Technological University

Focus Area: Digital Science Communication, Web Development and Management,

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Patricia Leopold

Title: Climate Adaptation Specialist

Affiliation: USDA Forest Service Eastern Region State, Private, and Tribal Forestry

Focus Area: Ecosystem Vulnerability Assessment, Climate Adaptation, Carbon Management

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Kailey Marcinkowski

Title: Science Visual Information Specialist

Affiliation: Michigan Technological University

Focus Area: Science Communication and outreach, Graphic Design and Visual information resources, Publication Layout and Design, Digital Accessibility

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Samantha Myers

Title: Forest Adaptation Specialist

Affiliation: University of Vermont

Focus Area: Forest Ecosystems, Climate Change Adaptation, Forest Carbon Dynamics, Adaptation Monitoring and Evaluation

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Luke Nave

Title: Research Associate Professor

Affiliation: Michigan Technological University

Focus Area: Forest Ecology and Management, Soil Biogeochemistry, Carbon Cycling

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Courtney Peterson

Title: Climate Adaptation Specialist

Affiliation: Colorado State University

Focus Area: Climate-adaptive Silviculture, Human Dimensions of Natural Resources, Climate Adaptation

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Rebecca Rooney

Title: ORISE Fellow

Affiliation: USDA -ARS Midwest Climate Hub

Focus Area: Plant Physiology, Forest Ecology, Climate Change Adaptation

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Danielle Shannon

Title: Coordinator of the USDA Northern Forests Climate Hub

Affiliation: Michigan Technological University

Focus Area: Forest and Water Resources Management, Climate Adaptation, Communications

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Maria Vicini

Title: Climate Adaptation Specialist

Affiliation: Colorado State University

Focus Area: Climate Adaptation, Silviculture, Forest Ecology

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