Joined: November 30, 2015
Biography: Michelle is the Invasive Species Program Coordinator at West Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District. She coordinates the Early Detection, Rapid Response Program. This program is responsible for the invasive species management of priority invasive plants. She also works with private property owners to develop and implement restoration plans. Michelle is an active member of the 4-County Cooperative Weed Management Area, and assists with the Pacific Northwest Garlic Mustard Working Group. Starting in January 2016, Michelle will be serving on the Oregon Invasive Species Council for a two-year term. Michelle holds a Honors B.S. from Oregon State University, Forestry (Natural Resources) and a M.S. from the University of Victoria, Geography (Paleoecology).
Affiliations: West Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District
4-County Cooperative Weed Management Area
Willamette Aquatic Invasives Network
Oregon Invasive Species Council