Staff

Vic Foerster
Arboricultural/Tree Management Consultant

Provides consulting services specializing in; tree management plans, expert diagnosis, expert testimony, tree appraisals, pest program development, forensic evaluation of trees and speaking engagements.

  • Bachelor of Arts Degree—Liberal Arts, Michigan Technological University.
  • Certified Arborist, #MI-0014, International Society of Arboriculture.
  • Past Chairman of the Michigan Department of Resources Urban Forestry Advisory Committee
  • Current Advisory to the City of Grand Rapids, Grand Valley State University and Michigan Nursery and Landscape Association
  • Author of book "Naked in the Stream, Isle Royale Stories"
Jim Scarlata
Arboricultural/Forestry/Ecological Consultant

Provides consulting services specializing in; property restoration and management planning, tree appraisal, developing pest management programs, forensic evaluation of trees.

  • Bachelor of Science Degree, Forestry, Michigan State University.
  • Certified Forester # 560, Society of American Foresters
  • Certified Arborist, # FL-0360, International Society of Arboriculture.
  • Certified Forest Stewardship Plan Writer, Michigan Department of Natural Resources.
  • Registered Consulting Arborist # 407, American Society of Consulting Arborists.