Tammy has been a member of the Association of Registered Professional Foresters of NL since 2010, and served as President in 2015. As a graduate from Lakehead University (1988) with a Hounours BSc in Forestry and College of the North Atlantic (1995) with a diploma in Forest Resource Technology, Tammy brings to the position a love and enthusiasm for the profession. Tammy has worked and travelled extensively across Canada and has lived in 7 of the 13 provinces and territories Her varied background in forestry, adult education, project management and business development, has equipped her with a unique skill set. Her current position as Public Relations Specialist with the Government of NL, Forestry Service Branch gives her the ability to stay abreast of current issues and trends within the forest sector. Formerly, Tammy was Project Manager with the Model Forest of Newfoundland and Labrador, and Regional Coordinator with the Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement.