Fire Program Specialist
PA Dept. of Conservation & Natural Resources
Todd is the Prescribed Fire Program Specialist for the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Bureau of Forestry. His duties include overseeing the prescribed fire program for the Bureau, reviewing all the burn plans for Pennsylvania, serving as an Agency Representative to the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency, and assisting in the wildland fire program. Prior to his current position, he worked as a Fire Operations Forester for the Division of Forest Fire Protection and as a Service Forester in the William Penn Forest District. He has been active on the Steering Committee for the Pennsylvania Prescribed Fire Council since its inception and has been on the Board of Directors since 2016. He has served as the Vice-Chair, Acting Chair, and is currently the Secretary of the Board.
Todd has been involved with wildland fire since the early 90’s and is currently qualified as a Task Force Leader. Every summer he takes a few fire details out in the western states. He received his B.S. in Forest Resources Management from West Virginia University.