Michael Abbott Local Manager of Bartlett’s Tree Experts in Charlottesville
Jim Barbour

Jeremy Caplin

Steve Carroll

Katlin Mooneyham DeWitt


Tom Dierauf

Park Superintendent for Albemarle County

Silk Purse Properties

Tree Biology Lecturer

Forest Health Specialist, Virginia Department of Forestry

Retired Director of Research for the Virginia Department of Forestry

Adam Downing Extension Agent of Forestry, Agriculture and Natural Resources of Virginia
Rob Farrell

Steve Gaines

State Forester for the Virginia Department of Forestry

Urban Forester, City of Charlottesville

Peter Hatch Director of Gardens and Grounds Emeritus for the Thomas Jefferson Foundation; author of A Rich Spot of Earth and several other books on Jefferson’s gardens at Monticello
John Jeffers Division Manager of Big O Tree Service
Paul Josey, PLA, ISA Principal at Wolf/Josey Landscape Architects
Ann Mallek

Joan Maloof

Supervisor, White Hall District, Albemarle County

Founder and Director of the Old-Growth Forest Network; author of The Living Forest: A Visual Journey into the Heart of the Woods and other books

Elizabeth Mizell

Sandy Mudrinich

Program Director, Blue  Ridge PRISM

Montpelier Horticulturist

Joe Murray Consulting Arborist and Educator
Mike Neal President and Account Manager of Arboristry Associates
David Powell


Ellen Powell

Jon Rockett

Senior Area Forester, Virginia  Department of Forestry

Conservation Education Coordinator, Virginia Department of Forestry

Virginia BIG Trees

Peggy Van Yahres Landscape Designer
Barbara White Retired Urban and Community Forestry Coordinator, Virginia Department of Forestry
Becky Woodson Program Support Technician Specialist, Department of Forestry