The International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) announced the results of its board of directors elections.
The ISA board of directors is an elected board of 15 directors. Eight of the director positions are voted upon by ISA members in a general election, and five of the director positions are filled by an election from within the ISA Council of Representatives. The president of the board and president-elect are each elected for their terms of office from within the board of directors by the current directors.
The terms for the following elected positions begin in August 2017 in conjunction with the ISA Annual International Conference and Trade Show in Washington, D.C., and will end in August 2020.
Elected by the ISA Membership:
Senior Consultant, Tree Tech Consulting Bear, Delaware, USA
ISA Penn-Del Chapter
Russ is serving his first three-year term.
Safety Director, Bartlett Tree Research Laboratories Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
ISA Southern Chapter
Scott is serving his second three-year term.
Elected by the Council of Representatives:
Manager, System Forester
Manager, T&D Asset Management
Public Service Company of New Mexico Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
ISA Rocky Mountain Chapter
Anne is serving her second three-year term.
Professor of Urban Forestry
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
ISA Pacific Northwest and Swedish Chapters Cecil is serving his first three-year term.