All CSFS field offices are closed until further notice. CSFS personnel are working remotely and remain available to assist partners and the public in ways that align with local, state and national health guidelines in response to COVID-19. Staff is regularly checking office phones and email, so members of the public may still seek assistance by contacting their local field office via phone and email.

The Colorado State Forest Service provides technical forestry assistance, wildfire mitigation expertise and outreach and education to help landowners and communities achieve their forest management goals.

Mike Lester
State Forester and Director
Mike.Lester@colostate.edu

State Office

(970) 491-6303 OFFICE
(970) 491-7736 FAX
CSFS_SO@colostate.edu

Physical Address
3843 Laporte Ave.
Fort Collins, CO 80521

Mailing Address
Colorado State Forest Service
5060 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO 80523-5060

For general inquiries, please contact your local field office, or call (970) 491-6303 or email CSFS_SO@colostate.edu.
To contact the following staff members by phone, please call the State Office at (970) 491-6303.

DEPUTY STATE FORESTER
  Susan MatthewsDeputy State ForesterSusan.Matthews@colostate.edu
  Scott WoodsPartnership DeveloperScott.Woods@colostate.edu
  Carolyn AspelinLegislative Policy Analyst/Manager of Colorado Forest Legacy ProgramCarolyn.Aspelin@colostate.edu
HUMAN RESOURCES
  Holly LearyHuman Resources ManagerHolly.Leary@colostate.edu
FORESTRY SERVICES
  Aaron GreenAssociate Director of Forestry ServicesAaron.Green@colostate.edu
  Foresters & Field Office ContactsPlease visit our Areas & Field Offices page
COMMUNICATIONS & COMMUNITIES
  Teddy Parker-RengaAssociate Director of Communications & CommunitiesTeddy.Parker-Renga@colostate.edu
  Dana CoelhoManager of Urban & Community ForestryDana.Coelho@colostate.edu
  Maria ThomasCommunications ManagerMaria.Thomas@colostate.edu
  Danielle ArdreyConservation & Youth Education Specialist/Project Learning Tree CoordinatorDanielle.Ardrey@colostate.edu
FOREST PLANNING & IMPLEMENTATION
  Kristin GarrisonAssociate Director of Forest Planning & ImplementationKristin.Garrison@colostate.edu
  Local Forest Management/Wildfire Mitigation ConcernsPlease visit our Areas & Field Offices page
SCIENCE & DATA
  Amanda West Fordham, Ph.D.Associate Director, Science & DataAmanda.West@colostate.edu
  Dan West, Ph.D.Entomology Program SpecialistDan.West@colostate.edu
  Local Insect & Disease ConcernsPlease visit our Areas & Field Offices page
SEEDLING TREE NURSERY
  Josh StolzNursery ManagerJoshua.Stolz@colostate.edu
ADMINISTRATION
  Sarah DrinkwineInterim Associate Director of AdministrationSarah.Drinkwine@colostate.edu
  Terri BlackmoreContracts and Agreements ManagerTerri.Blackmore@colostate.edu

Please visit the Colorado State University Directory to contact CSFS staff not listed above.

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