State, Private & Community Forests

In Alaska, State & Private Forestry is responsible for providing forestry-related assistance to the State and local governments, forest industries, other Forest Service branches, other federal agencies and non-industrial private forest landowners. State & Private Forestry is the regional leader in providing technical and financial assistance to landowners and resource managers to help sustain the regions forests and protect communities and the environment from wildland fires, through cooperative forestry, forest health protection and fire management. Team members offer a wide range of knowledge and skills to help state forestry agencies and other partners in their program efforts.

State and Private Forestry
 
 

Staff

 
Peg Polichio
Director, State & Private Forestry
Pacific Northwest and Alaska Regions
Portland, OR 
phone: 503-808-2340
 
Steve Patterson
Assistant Director State & Private Forestry
Pacific Northwest and Alaska Regions
161 East 1st Avenue, Door 8
Anchorage, AK 99503
phone: 907-743-9451
 
Daniel Parrent
Biomass & Forest Stewardship Coordinator, R10
USDA Forest Service; State & Private Forestry
161 East 1st Avenue, Door 8
Anchorage, AK 99501
phone: 907-743-9467 
 
Kathy Sheehan
Urban & Community Forestry - Program Manager
USDA-Forest Service - State & Private Forestry  
PO Box 3623  
Portland, OR  97208-3623
phone:  503-808-2351  
ksheehan@fs.fed.us
 
Detailer - Pamela Ward
Grants & Agreements Management
PO Box 3623  
Portland, OR  97208-3623
phone:  503-808-2323
 
Deborah Flowers
Grants & Agreements Management
PO Box 3623  
Portland, OR  97208-3623
phone:  503-808-2350
Bradley Siemens
Forest Legacy Program Leader
PO Box 3623  
Portland, OR  97208-3623
phone:  503-808-2353
 
Gary Lenhausen 
Fire Safety and Training Management
161 East 1st Avenue, Door 8 
phone:  907-743-9458