Pro Forestry Consulting, LLC – Craig Richards (owner) North Bend, OR
-11/15-Present Operations Forester
-Responsible for harvest, inventory, and stand management cruising on private, industry, and state lands.
-Responsible for client reforestation projects including tree planting,
Inbound, LLC Oakridge, OR
-1/10-6/10 Safety and Training Manager
-Responsible for training and education of all employees dealing with fire management certification and government compliance laws.
-Responsible for reviewing and organizing employee wildland fire records and coordinating advancement.
-Engine Boss/Crew Boss qualified for Region 6 Interagency Contracts
Menasha Forest Management Services LLC (The Campbell Group) Eugene, OR
-1/06-9/06, 11/98-11/03 FMS Forester (North Bend, OR location)
-4/98-11/98 FMS Silviculture Technician (North Bend, OR location)
~Responsible for providing services, personnel and/or equipment for the forest management needs of Menasha,other timber companies, contractors, private individuals, and government agencies. Responsible for meeting customers, scouting jobs, bidding jobs, negotiating rates, scheduling and administrating contracts and addressing customer concerns
-Coos Forest Protective Association Coos Bay, OR Summers 1991-1997
-Forest Officer, Foreman/Fire Warden-Labor II, Foreman/Cat Chaser-Labor I, Crew Person-Student Worker
-Basic Wildland Fire class instruction TFLD Qualified (currency has lapsed) Fire prevention and suppression Industrial Fire -Prevention Inspections Burning permits/Rating slash
Oregon State University, College of Forestry Corvallis, OR Spring 1995 Teaching Assistant
-Responsible for set up, transportation, instruction, and grading of basic forest surveying labs in the classroom and field.
West Coast Contractors – Tom Koenig (Superintendent) Coos Bay, OR
-8/15-10/15 General Laborer
- Responsible for day-to-day bridge construction activities dealing with the building of forms, laying rebar, and placement and finish of concrete.
Kingsview Christian School - Principal Michael Myers (541) 756-1411 North Bend, OR
-1/14-8/15 High School/Middle School Teacher
-Responsible for planning curriculum, lesson plans, and instruction for all core subjects at middle school level, and math, biology, and history at high school level.
Creswell Christian School - Principal Becky Lake (541) 895-4622 Creswell, OR
-10/11-1/14 High School/Middle School Teacher
-Responsible for planning curriculum, lesson plans, and instruction for all subjects at middle school level, and math, language arts, reading/literature, and history at high school level.
Academy for Character Education Public Charter School Cottage Grove, OR
-12/09-6/12 HS Science Teacher/ HS Academic Dean/ Math Tutor
-Responsible for lesson plans, instruction, and grading for high school level science classes (physics, earth science/astronomy, and biology).
-Responsible for transcripts, diploma worksheets, report cards, tracking student assignments, and meeting with parents, students, and teachers.
-Responsible for instruction and grading of math for students. Math is not taught in a class room setting, so education is one-on-one.
1990-1995 Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
Bachelor of Science in Forest Management
1989-1990 Southwestern Community College, Coos Bay, OR
General Courses for Transfer
1991-2005 CFPA/SWOCC, Coos Bay, OR Wildland Fire/ODf/Instructor/Supervisor Courses Forest Law Administration I, II, & III
Instructor I, Principles of Management Supervisor
Oregon Teacher Standards and Practices Certifications:
-K-12 Life (Biology), Astronomy, and Earth Sciences
-K-8 Core Subjects