Al Solomon

Al Solomon

Allen Solomon retired as National Program Leader for Global Change Research in the US Forest
Service in 2009. As a plant ecologist, Al studied vegetation responses to climate change, and
held senior scientist positions with the US Environmental Protection Agency, the White House
Office of Science and Technology Policy, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and the International
Institute for Applied Systems Analysis in Vienna Austria. He also served as Assistant Professor of
Geosciences at University of Arizona and Professor of Forest Ecology at Michigan Technological
University. In addition to 90+ research publications, he was a contributor to the 2007 Nobel
Peace Prize awarded to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Al has served on the
CoosWA board since 2011.