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S3|E3: Lee Mueller – Find your niche. Discover what you’re really good at, and get your personal brand going.

By Tom Davidson

Lee Mueller is a forestry specialist and project developer with The Davey Tree Expert Company. He is also a Certified Arborist and Registered Forester with B.S. and M.S. degrees in forestry from Michigan State University. On today’s episode, Lee discusses why it’s important to develop your personal brand, the benefits of being curious and exploring […]

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S3|E2: Allison Ginn – A lot of my favorite leaders are like stage managers. You never see them in the spotlight, but they keep things moving.

By Tom Davidson

Allison Ginn is Utah’s National Conservation Lands Program Lead for the Bureau of Land Management. She provides statewide support for issues related to designated wilderness, Wilderness Study Areas, Wild and Scenic Rivers, National Monuments, National Conservation Areas, and more. Allison has a M.S. in Natural Resources from the University of Georgia and a B.S. in […]

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S3|E1: Josh Van Vlack – You don’t have to look up for the best leaders; they’re at all levels

By Tom Davidson

Welcome to Season 3 of the Leadership Nature podcast. This season’s theme is all about young professionals in forestry and natural resources, their experience, their perspectives, and their advice. This season’s first guest is Josh Van Vlack, Assistant State Forester with the Wyoming State Forestry Division. In addition to his forestry education and a diverse […]

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S2|E27: Rachel Reyna – As a leader, their successes are my successes

By Tom Davidson

Rachel Reyna is a Certified Forester and Certified Arborist who has worked for the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resource, Bureau of Forestry, in various capacities and with increasing responsibilities since 2001. Currently Chief of Rural and Community Forestry, Rachel has a BS in Forestry from Louisiana State University and a Masters of Agriculture […]

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S2|E26: Stephanie Grubb – Look for opportunities to be a leader without being a manager

By Tom Davidson

Stephanie Grubb is a forester for International Paper where she has served in various capacities in Virginia, South Carolina, and Tennessee. On this week’s show, Stephanie discusses why it’s important to be a quick learner and adapt to your environment. She also discusses some of the initial challenges she faced in formal leadership positions and […]

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