Our Staff

Executive Department

Terry Baker
Chief Executive Officer

Whitney Forman-Cook
Chief Operations Officer/Director of Communications

Linda Andreani 
Executive Assistant to CEO

Finance & Administration

Susi Metz
Director, Finance & Administration

Horia Talash
Staff Accountant

Membership Services

Darnell Pinson
Director, Membership

Jennifer Watson
Manager, Membership

Elaine Cook
Membership Services Coordinator & Office Manager

State Society Relations, Partnerships, & Fundraising

Lori Rasor
Director, Strategy & Partnerships

Samantha Shaw
Chapter Relations Coordinator


Manager, Development

Marketing, Sales, & Events

Elizabeth Buhl
Director, Events & Marketing

Caylee Reid
Manager, Communications & Marketing

Lindsey Shrout
Business Relations Specialist


Rae Tamblyn

Director, #forestproud

Policy & Public Affairs

Danielle Watson
Director, Policy & Public Affairs

Tony Mazza
Natural Resources Policy Specialist

Credentialing & Professional Development

Naomi Marcus
Director, Credentialing & Professional Development


Manager, Certification Program

Jocelyn Harris

Associate Director, Accreditation

Melisa Loewe
Education & Certification Program Specialist

Amy Juliana
Manager, Science & Technology

Autumn Ford
Professional Development Specialist


Morgan Fincham
Director, Publications


Abigail Newhouse
Editorial Coordinator