John has 20 years of experience in land management planning, water resource planning, natural resource economics, parks and trails master planning, FERQ Relicensing and CEQ/NEPA compliance. He is skilled in managing large-scale and often controversial NEPA projects, conducting recreation and visual resource analyses, conducting social and economic impact analyses, and public facilitation. John holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Forest Resource Management. He is member-at-large, Board of Directors, National Association of Recreation Resource Professionals, president of the Society for Outdoor Recreation Professionals and a member of the River Management Society.
John is Director of Planning and Environmental Management Services.