Speaker Topic


Keith Kelley, District Ranger, Cherokee National Forest Update on Management Activities on Northern Cherokee Natl.

Darian Yawn,
Landmark Spatial Solutions

Smart Phone Apps for Foresters
Drones in Forestry

Dr. Jerome Grant, University of Tennessee


Invasive Insects in TN Forests:Facing New Threats and Challenges

Robin Mayberry, NRCS
State Forester, Natl. Resource Conservation Service in TN

NRCS Partnering with Landowners & Foresters in Tennessee:


General Session  
Lisa Muller, Interim Dept. Head Forestry, Wildlife & Fisheries

Presentation not available.

Tripp Pryor, AHEC

Changes in Hardwood Markets

Leigh Peters,AL Forestry Association

Landscape Management: A New Way to Look at our Forest:

Chris Erwin, American Forest Foundation

Elk & Duck River Watershed Projects/Future of Tree Farm

Jimmie Locklear, FMIC

Trucking Issues:Driver & Safety Emphasis Jimmie Locklear, FMIC

Afternoon Program  

Forests, Dr. Graham Hickling, UT

Changing Patterns of Ticks & Tick Born Diseases in TN
Dr. Tom Lee, ETSU

Urbanization & Agriculture History in Appalachia: 

Presentation not available

Grace Terpstra The Lacey Coalition 
Friday's Breakfast Program  
Steven Maupin, TN Farm Bureau Changes in TN Legislature Looking Towards the Future