Our Staff

Executive Department

Matt Menashes

Chief Executive Officer

Perly Heggi

Administrative Assistant

Louise Murgia, CF

Chief of Staff & Chief Operating Officer

David Seabrook


Government and External Affairs

John R. Barnwell

Director, Government & External Affairs

Danielle Watson

Assistant Director, Government & External Affairs

Member Services, Marketing, and Conventions

Corey Ruple, MBA

Director, Membership and Business Operations

Marsha Brome-Wimberly

Membership Services Coordinator

Christopher Whited

Senior Director, Marketing & Conventions

Elaine Cook

Membership Services Coordinator/Office Manager

Lori Rasor

Program Support Manager


Jennifer Kuhn

Director, Publications

Jeff Ghannam

Senior Director, Strategic Communications

Linda Edelman

Assistant Managing Editor

Steve Wilent

Editor, The Forestry Source

Science, Education, and Accreditation

Carol Redelsheimer, CF

Director, Science & Education

Naomi Marcus

Director, Professional Development