Northern Institute of Applied Climate Science

People

Staff

Name Title Affiliation
Christopher Swanston NIACS Director FS NRS
Maria Janowiak NIACS Deputy Director FS NRS
Hannah Abbotts Content Manager, Climate Change Resource Center Michigan Technological University
Bryce Adams Post-doctoral researcher Ohio State University
Leslie Brandt
Climate Change Specialist FS NRS
Stephen Handler Climate Change Specialist FS NRS
Katherine A. Heckman Research Biologist
FS NRS
Louis Iverson Landscape Ecologist FS NRS
Shawn Klomparens Webmaster, Climate Change Resource Center, USDA Climate Hubs Michigan Technological University
Patricia Leopold Climate Change Outreach Specialist Michigan Technological University
Kailey Marcinkowski Climate Change Outreach Specialist Michigan Technological University
Stephen Matthews Ecologist FS NRS
Lucas Nave Research Scientist University of Michigan
Todd Ontl USDA Northern Forests Climate Hub Fellow FS NRS
Matthew Peters Ecologist FS NRS
Courtney Peterson Research Associate, Colorado State University Colorado State University
Anantha Prasad Research Ecologist FS NRS
Kristen Schmitt Climate Change Outreach Specialist Michigan Technological University
(Patricia) Danielle Shannon Climate Change Specialist Michigan Technological University
Paula Zermeño Manager, Carbon, Water and Soils Research Lab Michigan Technological University

 

Members

Name Title
Knute Nadelhoffer Professor, Director of the Biological Station
University of Michigan
Linda Nagel Department Head and Professor, Forest and Rangeland Stewardship, Colorado State University

 

Steering Committee

Name Title
Tony Ferguson Director, Northern Research Station
David Reed Vice President for Research, Michigan Technological University
Brian Buhr Dean, College of Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences, University of Minnesota
Jad Daley President and CEO, American Forests
Jonathan Gilbert Director, Biological Sciences Division, Great Lakes Indian Fish & Wildlife Commission
Bob Lueckel Acting Regional Forester, Eastern Region, Northeastern Area State and Private Forestry
Nancy Mathews Dean, Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources, University of Vermont
Darren Miller Vice President, Forestry Programs, National Council for Air and Stream Improvement

 

Programmatic Contacts

Name Title
Rob Witmer Supervisory Forester, Northeastern Area State & Private Forestry
Marcella Windmuller-Campione Assistant Professor of Silviculture, Department of Forest Resources, College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences , University of Minnesota
Rob Croll Climate Change Program Coordinator, Great Lakes Indian Fish & Wildlife Commission
Anthony D’Amato Associate Professor of Silviculture and Applied Forest Ecology, Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources, University of Vermont
Rebecca Turner Chief Strategy Officer, American Forests
Andrew Storer Dean, School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science, Michigan Technological University
Kevin Solarik Directory of Forestry Research, Canada and Northeastern/Northcentral U.S., National Council for Air and Stream Improvement
Lon Yeary Deputy Director, Northern Research Station