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Our Leaders

Michael Lynch


Lake States Region Director

Forest Stewards Guild

mike (at)

Lane Johnson

Vice - Chair

Forest Researcher

University of Minnesota / Cloquet Forestry Center

lbj (at)

Jason Andersen


MN Prescribed Burn Coordinator

Pheasants Forever

jandersen (at)



To be filled when MN PFC has funding

Steering Committee

-  Forest Stewards Guild
-  Lake States Fire Science Consortium
-  Minnesota Department of Natural  Resources

-  Minnesota Department of Transportation
-  Minnesota Native Landscapes / Red Rock Fire

-  National Park Service

-  Native Resource Preservation
-  Pheasants Forever
-  The Nature Conservancy
-  Three Rivers Park District
-  University of Minnesota Cloquet Forestry Center


Training Subcommittee

Matt Graeve

The Nature Conservancy, mgraeve (at)

Nate Johnson

MN Department of Transportation, nathan.d.johnson (at)

Jack McGowan-Stinski

Lake States Fire Science Consortium, mcgowan-stinski.1 (at)

Mark Plantz

Red Rock Fire / Minnesota Native Landscapes, mark.plantz (at)

Allissa Reynolds

National Park Service, allissa_reynolds (at)

Eli Sagor

University of Minnesota Extension, esagor (at)

Taylor Schenk

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, taylor.schenk (at)

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