Forest Service Leadership Convenes at FPL

USDA Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell addresses leadership team meeting attendees.

USDA Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell addresses leadership team meeting attendees.

This week the Forest Products Laboratory (FPL) hosted a combined leadership team meeting for the Forest Service’s Northeastern Area, Northern Research Station, FPL, and Region 9, along with the Middle Leader Program.

Chief Tom Tidwell and Deputy Chief Lenise Lago were in attendance. Meeting objectives included building cohesion among Forest Service entities across the Northeast and Midwest, connecting with agency leadership, responding to the findings of the 2015 Chief’s Review of the Northeast and Midwest, and engaging in leadership conversations with the Middle Leaders.