Daniel Bryant accepted the position of deputy regional director of Fire and Aviation Management for the Regional Safety, Fire, and Aviation program in the Rocky Mountain Region. Bryant currently serves as the staff officer of Fire, Aviation, Lands, Minerals, and Special Uses for the Kisatchie National Forest in the Southern Region.
Jacqueline Emanuel accepted the position of acting associate deputy chief for National Forest System, effective June 29. She currently serves as director for the National Partnership Office. She replaces Lisa Northrop, who has served in the position since March.
Patty Grantham accepted the position of acting national director for Fire and Aviation Management, effective July 1. She currently serves as forest supervisor on the Klamath National Forest in the Pacific Southwest Region. She replaces Shawna Legarza, who will retire June 30.
Karl Malcolm accepted the position of assistant director of Renewable Resources for the Eastern Regional Office. Malcolm currently serves as the regional wildlife ecologist for the Southwestern Regional Office.
Gina Owens accepted the position of regional forester for the Eastern Region. She currently serves as deputy regional forester for the Pacific Northwest Region. She replaces Bob Lueckel, who has served in the position since Kathleen Atkinson’s retirement last year.
Jeffrey Vail accepted the position of forest supervisor for the White Mountain National Forest in the Eastern Region. Vail currently serves as the deputy director for Recreation, Heritage, and Volunteer Resources in the Washington Office.