Project Manager and Data Analyst. F&W Forestry Services, Inc. Albany, GA. 12/1994 - 10/1996.
Forest Technician. USDA Forest Service, White River National Forest. Rifle, CO. 5/1994 - 11/1994.
Authored or co-authored five refereed journal articles, six Extension publications, 24 trade journal / consumer magazine feature articles, eight on-line learning modules, 26 substantive newsletter articles, five working papers, one bound book, two manuals, and one thesis.
Earned 11 National level awards from the National Association of County Agricultural Agents, National Association of Extension 4-H Agents, Association of Natural Resource Extension Professionals, Forest Resources Association, Society of American Foresters, and Virginia Tech College of Natural Resources recognizing professional leadership and programmatic accomplishments.
Served on the Board of Directors for the Virginia Forestry Educational Foundation, W.E. Skelton 4-H Educational Center, Virginia Forestry Association, Virginia Extension Service Association, Virginia Association of Agricultural Extension Agents, Virginia Urban Forest Council, and Halifax Soil and Water Conservation District.
Past Chair, Virginia Division Society of American Foresters, National Association of County Agriculture Agents Natural Resources Committee, and Sydnor Jennings Elementary School Parent / Teacher Organization.
Virginia Cooperative Extension programs and employment are open to all, regardless of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, United States; M. Ray McKinnie, Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg, VA, United States.