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Dr Anthony S. Davis and Erin Isselmann Guest Speakers

The 2019 Oregon Logging Conference them Building Products for Building Futures will be addressed by this year’s two guest speakers: Anthony S. Davis and Erin Isselmann. Dr, Davis is the Interim Dean of the College of Forestry at Oregon State University, and Isselmann is the Executive Director of the Oregon Forest Resources Institute. Dr. Davis [...]

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2017 Keynote Speaker – Merv George, Six Rivers National Forest

Merv George Jr, was born and raised in Humboldt County and has been a lifelong resident of the Hoopa Valley Indian Reservation and the Eureka, CA areas located in Northern California. Merv is a graduate of Humboldt State University with a degree in Native American Studies (1997).  He has spent over 22 years managing natural [...]

By |2016-09-27T00:37:51-07:00September 27th, 2016|Comments Off on 2017 Keynote Speaker – Merv George, Six Rivers National Forest

2011 – Dr. Lynn O. Michaelis

Lynn O. Michaelis (Dr.) President, Strategic Economic Analysis, LLC Senior Associate, RISI,  Strategic Economic Analysis, LLC Dr. Lynn O. MichaelisMy company provides business managers with objective and informed insights about the future of the economy as well as specific industries. Success will be measured by tailoring the analysis and communication to the specific needs of the client. The primary focus of [...]

By |2015-07-07T18:14:19-07:00September 5th, 2010|Comments Off on 2011 – Dr. Lynn O. Michaelis

2010 – Nate Clark

Nate Clark is the Director of Public Affairs for John Deere's Construction & Forestry Division and John Deere Power Systems. In this position, Nate works closely with these divisions and his colleagues in John Deere Public Affairs Worldwide to develop and pursue public policies important to John Deere, its employees, dealers, and customers. Over the [...]

By |2015-07-07T18:13:45-07:00October 16th, 2009|Comments Off on 2010 – Nate Clark

2009 – John T. Carpenter

The conference will open on Thursday, February 19th with keynote speaker, John T. Carpenter, Caterpiller's Division President. His 25-year career with Cat has taken him all over the world, and offered him a variety of experiences and perspectives to share. In 1984 he started his career in the Peoria based Product Support marketing program followed by several [...]

By |2015-07-07T18:12:54-07:00July 20th, 2009|Comments Off on 2009 – John T. Carpenter

2008 – Ed Shepard and Russ Hoeflich

Presented Thursday morning, February 21st, 2008 Lane County Fairgrounds, Eugene, Oregon Ed Shepard is the BLM State Director for the agency’s state office for Oregon and Washington Shepard has 32 years of experience with the BLM. Prior to being named assistant director, he served as Oregon and Washington BLM Deputy State Director for Resource Planning, Use, and Protection; Deputy Director [...]

By |2015-07-07T18:12:05-07:00January 1st, 2008|Comments Off on 2008 – Ed Shepard and Russ Hoeflich

2007 – Lars Larson

Oregon Logging Conference Keynote Speaker 2007 Lars Larson Lars got his start in radio at age 16 spinning records (remember 45s?) and reading news, sports and weather (twice an hour) on KTIL from a little cinderblock building on the edge of a cow pasture in Tillamook, Oregon (75 miles West of Portland). Twenty-seven years later, he’s only moved 75 [...]

By |2015-07-07T18:11:21-07:00February 1st, 2007|Comments Off on 2007 – Lars Larson

2006 – Dr. Hal Salwasser

Oregon Logging Conference Keynote Speaker 2006 Dr. Hal Salwasser, Dean of Forestry, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR Hal Salwasser Dean of the College of Forestry, Professor Department of Forest Resources Peavy Hall 150 Corvallis, OR 97331-5703 (541)737-1585 B.A., 1971, California State University, Fresno Ph.D., 1979, University of California, Berkeley Federal Executive Institute, Charlottesville, Virginia, 1988 Federal Senior Executive [...]

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2005 – Gerald Palmer and Chris West

Oregon Logging Conference Keynote Speaker 2005 Keynote Speaker Gerald Palmer Jerry Palmer is vice president of Caterpillar Inc., with administrative responsibility for the Wheel Loaders & Excavators Division. He joined Caterpillar in 1963. After completing the company’s four-year manufacturing trainee program, he held various supervisory manufacturing and quality control positions at Caterpillar facilities in Illinois [...]

By |2015-07-07T18:09:43-07:00February 1st, 2005|Comments Off on 2005 – Gerald Palmer and Chris West

2004 – Governor Judy Martz

Oregon Logging Conference Keynote Speaker 2004 Wheeler Pavilion Thursday, Feb. 26, 2004, 8 a.m. Lane County Fairgrounds, Eugene, OR Biography of Governor Judy Martz Judy Martz was elected as Montana's first female Governor on November 7, 2000. Just four years earlier, she was elected as the state's first female Lieutenant Governor when she ran with Governor Marc Racicot. Since taking [...]

By |2015-07-07T18:09:06-07:00February 2nd, 2004|Comments Off on 2004 – Governor Judy Martz