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Board of Directors


Jason Richardson, President
Weyerhaeuser Company, Industrial Timberland Owners

Randy Smith, Vice President
Oregon Dept. of Forestry

Elise Hamner, Treasurer
Southwestern Oregon Community College

Jennifer Wirsing, Secretary
City of Coos Bay

Don Yost, Past President

Al Solomon
Member-at-Large, Forest Ecologist (retired)

Ashley Russell
The Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua, and Siuslaw Indians

Dave Messerle
Messerle & Sons, Small Woodland Owners

Bree Yednock
South Slough NERR

Greg Stone
Small Woodland Owners, Forester (retired)

Jeff Hill
Sause Bros.

Marty Giles
Wavecrest Discoveries

Joan Mahaffy
Private Landowner, Ranching & Agriculture

Joe Metzler
USCG (retired), Cape Arago Audubon Society

Paul Merz
Commercial Fisheries, Fisheries & Aquaculture

Reese Bender
South Coast Anglers STEP Association, Fisheries Biologist (retired)

Margaret Barber
OR International Port of Coos Bay

Coos Watershed Association. 2016