Our Staff

Pennsylvania Forestry Division

Jacob Shultz
Forester and Owner
Jennifer Breen
Ecological Restoration Specialist/Office Manager

Jacob graduated from Paul Smith's College with a B.S. in Ecological Forest Management and a B.S. in Natural Resource Management and Policy. His previous work experience includes the PA Game Commission, U.S. Forest Service, and other consulting firms. He is a member of the Society of American Foresters and previously served on the Bernville Borough Shade Tree Commission.

Jennifer graduated from Paul Smith's College with a B.S. in Environmental Science and later earned her M.S. in Landscape Architecture from the University of Wisconsin - Madison.  Her previous work experience with invasive plant control and wetland restoration includes the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Adirondack Watershed Institute, Audubon Society, and the New York-New Jersey Trail Conference. 

New Jersey Forest and Wetland Restoration Division

Shara Herman
Ecological Restoration Team Leader
Bethany Brownfield
Ecological Restoration Technician

Shara graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a B.S. in Wildlife & Fisheries Biology. Her previous work experience includes invasive species education and control with the National Park Service, prescribed burns with The Nature Conservancy, and wildlife surveys with North Carolina State University. 

Bethany graduated from the University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point with a B.S. in Forestry - Ecosystem Restoration and Management. Her previous work experience includes invasive species research, plan writing, and implementation on the university campus, as well as invasive species control and native prairie seed collection and distribution with volunteer coordination at the Dane County Parks Department and the DNR Wildlife Division in Madison, Wisconsin.