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Board of Directors

Forest Resources Alumni Group Board of Directors

July 2019

Elected at-large members 

William R. Donley ('78 FORSC)   2019  1st
(Retired president and CEO, Tangent Rail Corporation)
1235 Trevanion Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15218-1018
e-mail:  wrdonley@gmail.com

Stephen C. Grado ('79 FORSC, '84g & '92g FOR R)  2019  1st
Vice President
(George L. Switzer Professor of Forestry, Mississippi State Univ.)
P.O. Box 9681, Dept. of Forestry
Mississippi State University
Starkville, MS 39762
e-mail:  s.c.grado@msstate.edu

Derald J. Hay ('03 FORSC; '07g FOR R)   2019  2nd
(Senior Attorney, Goodwin Procter LLP)
Exchange Place
Boston, MA 02109-2881
e-mail:  dhay@goodwinprocter.com

David B. Lezzer ('00 FORSC)   2019  2nd
(Veneer Log Buyer, International Veneer Company)
1800 Bell Road
Wooster, OH  44691
e-mail:  psu4ster@hotmail.com

Robert T. Caccese ('12 WFS)   2020  1st
Alternate CAAS Representative
(Assistant Counsel, PA Fish and Boat Commission)
e-mail:  BobCaccese@gmail.com

Terry P. Harrison  ('77 FORSC)   2020  1st
(Professor of Supply Chain and Information Systems, Penn State)
459 Business Building
University Park, PA 16802
e-mail:  tharrison@psu.edu

Gene F. Odato ('75 FORSC)   2020  1st
(Retired District Forester, Tuscarora State Forest, PA DCNR)
154 Polecat Road
Landisburg, PA 17040
e-mail:  godato@centurylink.net

Thomas A. Young ('76 FORSC)   2020  1st
(Retired Forester, Baltimore Gas & Electric Co.)
Boalsburg, PA
e-mail:  psutom76@gmail.com

Brian D. Lee (’05g FORR)   2021   1st
(Landscape Architecture Director of Undergraduate Studies,
University of Kentucky)
S305 Agricultural Science Building
Lexington KY 40546-0091
e-mail: blee@uky.edu

Samantha J. Pedder ('11 WFS)   2021  2nd
President
(Director, Business Development Council to Advance
Hunting and the Shooting Sports)
393 Whigham Road
Greensburg, PA 15601
e-mail:  spedder37@gmail.com

Charles H. Strauss ('58 FOR)    2021   1st
(Professor and Director Emeritus, School of Forest Resources)
1637 Princeton Drive
State College, PA 16803
e-mail:  chs3@psu.edu

Jason M. Wenrich ('00 FORSC)   2021   1st
(Director of Business Development/Chief Forester, FORECON, Inc.)
P.O. Box 128
Bellefonte, PA 16823
e-mail:  jwenrich@foreconinc.com

Immediate Past President, Forest Resources Alumni Group
David J. Gustafson  (’00 FORSC)
(Chief, Forestry Division, Bureau of Habitat Management,
Pennsylvania Game Commission)
459 Bower Ridge Road
Loysville, PA  17047  
e-mail: dgustafson@pa.gov  

Department Head (interim), Ecosystem Science and Management
David Eissenstat   
121 Forest Resources Building
University Park, PA 16802
(814) 863-7093 office
e-mail:  

Assistant Director for Outreach, Ecosystem Science and Management ex officio

President, College of Ag Sciences Alumni Society (CAAS) ex officio
Danadee Miller-Boyle ('84 AG SC)
(County Executive Director, USDA Northampton County Farm Service Agency)
Bethlehem Service Center
3910 Adler Place, Suite 110
Bethlehem, PA 18017
e-mail: Danadee.Miller-Boyle@pa.usda.gov

Faculty Member, Ecosystem Science and Management
C. Paola Ferreri
(Associate Professor of Fisheries Management)
408 Forest Resources Building
University Park, 16802
e-mail: cpf3@psu.edu

Undergraduate Student, Ecosystem Science and Management
Sean P. Freidhof
(Junior, Forest Ecosystem Management, FMGT option)
20 Fetter Drive
Hughesville, PA 17737
e-mail: spf5217@psu.edu

Graduate Student, Ecosystem Science and Management
Mara Lee Cashay Cloutier
(Ph.D. Candidate, Soil Science)
215 Ag Sciences and Industries Bldg.
University Park, PA 16802
e-mail:  muc345@psu.edu

Executive Director, Forest Resources Alumni Group
Ellen A. Rom (’86g FOR R)
(Coordinator of Undergraduate Programs and Alumni Relations)
114 Forest Resources Building University Park, PA 16802
(814) 863-0362 office 
e-mail: exr2@psu.edu

Informational copy of correspondence also to be sent to Alan Shaffraneck, Director of Alumni Relations, 229 Ag Administration Building, University Park, PA 16802; .

*year term ends