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The Board of the LSFES is committed to:

      • Coordination of forestry related educational and career initiatives while aiming at youth involvement.
      • Creating a greater public awareness of the importance and of the many dimensions of our forests in the Lesser Slave Lake Region.
      • Provision of bias-balanced information to the public and our youth on forestry related matters.
      • Continuing to support and fund forest and forestry education in the region.
      • Providing professional expertise and resources to maintain the society’s objectives.


The Board of Directors for the Lesser Slave Forest Education Society (as of January 2016) is comprised of:


    • PRESIDENT – Sherman Horsman (Harvesting Superintendent, Tolko Industries)
    • DIRECTOR – Gordon Sanders (Chief Forester, West Fraser)
    • DIRECTOR- Murray Chomokovski (Silviculture Forester, Alberta Plywood)
    • DIRECTOR – Bob Jackle (Process Technologist, Slave Lake Pulp)
    • DIRECTOR – Corinna Horsman (Teacher, C.J. Schurter School)
    • DIRECTOR – Allan Bell (Woodlands Manager, Tolko Industries Ltd.)
    • DIRECTOR – Patti Campsall (Executive Director, Boreal Centre for Bird Conservation)

    • VICE-PRESIDENT – Gilles Lacoste (Plant Manager, Vanderwell Contractors Ltd.)
    • DIRECTOR – Leah Lovequist (Education and Outreach Specialist, Alberta Agriculture and Forestry)
    • DIRECTOR – Keith Branting; (Woodlands Manager, Buchanan Lumber)
    • DIRECTOR – Laura Ross-Vanderwell (HR Manager, Vanderwell Contractors)
    • DIRECTOR – Sue Deas (Teacher, EG Wahlstrom School)
    • DIRECTOR – Nelson Lutz (Director of Trades and Technology, Northern Lakes College)
    • DIRECTOR – Amy Slack (Mistik Environmental Services Ltd.)