Scientists and Staff

Silvia Alvarez-Clare, Academic Mentor for Undergraduate Research, Center for Tree Science
Frank Balestri, Arboriculture Research Assistant and Plant Health Care Technician
Catherine Bechtoldt, Science and Conservation Program Manager
Emily Beckman, Tree Conservation Research Assistant
Tricia Bethke, Forest Pest Outreach Coordinator
Bryan (Spencer) Campbell, Natural Resources Technician
Chuck Cannon, Director, Center for Tree Science
Christine E. Carrier, Center for Tree Science Research Assistant II
Michelle N. Catania, Soil Science Research Assistant II
Nicole Cavender, Vice President of Science and Conservation
Beth Corrigan, Community Trees Program Specialist
Melissa Custic, Chicago Region Trees Initiative Coordinator
Lindsay Darling, Chicago Region Trees Initiative GIS and Data Specialist
Audrey Denvir, Tree Conservation Project Coordinator, Latin America
Kurt Dreisilker, Head of Natural Resources
Drew Duckett, Tree Conservation Biology and Forest Ecology Research Assistant I
Mira Garner, Systematics Research Assistant I
Mary-Claire Glasenhardt, Prairie Restoration Research Assistant
Marlene Hahn, Research and Herbarium Assistant II
Andrew L. Hipp, Senior Scientist in Plant Systematics and Herbarium Curator
Sean Hoban, Tree Conservation Biologist
Diana Jerome, Tree Conservation Research Aide
Chai-Shian Kua, Scientific Liaison, Center for Tree Science; Adjunct Associate Professor, Shanghai-Morton Joint Urban Tree Lab; Global Tree Conservation Coordinator
Kate Leuders, Herbarium and Systematics Research Aide
Marvin Lo, Arboriculture Research Assistant
Matthew Lobdell, Head of Collections and Curator
Mark McKinney, Natural Resources Supervisor
Meghan Midgley, Soil Ecologist
Jason W. Miesbauer, Arboriculture Scientist
Andrea Miller, Research and Herbarium Assistant I
Fredric Miller, Senior Research Scientist - Entomology
Thomas Miller, Natural Resources Aide
Emily Okallau, Community Trees Project Coordinator
Sue Paist, ArbNet Coordinator
Michael Rich, Natural Resources Aide
Christine Rollinson, Forest Ecologist
Clair Ryan, Midwest Invasive Plant Network (MIPN) Coordinator
Lane Scher, Tree Science Research Assistant
Lydia Scott, Director of the Chicago Region Trees Initiative; Manager of Community Trees Program
Kim Shearer, Tree and Shrub Breeder and Manager of New Plant Development Program
Emma Suzuki Spence, Tree Conservation Biology Research Assistant I
Gary Watson, Lead Scientist, Arboriculture
Murphy Westwood, Director of Global Tree Conservation