Society of American Forestry Policy Committee Member
I am serving on the SAF Policy Committee, which is a 3 year term (2021-2021). The Policy Committee writes SAFs position statements, which serve as a foundation to guide SAFs actions on particular issues and act as a catalyst to further dialogue and engagement with policymakers, the media, partner organizations, and SAF units. The entire process for writing or revising a position statement can be 7-15 months and includes input from SAF working groups and members, multiple revisions and board approval. Each position statement is valid for 5 years.
In the past year the following position statements have been written/renewed by the committee: