A JFSP Fire Science Exchange Network
Bringing People Together & Sharing Knowledge in the Northern Rockies

Project Team and Advisory Board

The NRFSN Project Team implements activities to disseminate science and cultivate networks of managers and scientists across the Northern Rockies. The Advisory Board advises the Project Team on strategic direction, partnership opportunities, and potential activities; communicates with their respective communities about consortium activities and products; makes suggestions to improve the effectiveness of activities and products; and provides feedback on program effectiveness.

Planning Team and Staff

CharlesGoebel.jpg Charles Goebel, Principal Investigator
University of Idaho - College of Natural Resources, Dept of Forest, Rangeland, and Fire Sciences
signe_pic_web.jpg Signe Leirfallom, Coordinator
University of Montana - W.A. Franke College of Forestry & Conservation 
signe.leirfallom@umontana.edu | 406 546-4467
Cory Davis Picture Cory Davis, Science Communication Specialist
University of Montana - W.A. Franke College of Forestry & Conservation 
cory.davis@umontana.edu | 406 257-3166
monique wynecoop Monique Wynecoop, Fire Ecologist and Tribal Liaison
USDA FS NE WA Area Fire Ecologist, Region 6
monique.wynecoop@usda.gov | 509 684-7091
PamSikkink_cropped.jpg Pam Sikkink, Fire and Fuels Science Information Specialist
USDA FS Rocky Mountain Research Station - Fire, Fuels and Smoke Program
pamelagsikkink@usda.gov | 406 829-7343
Rick Everett Rick Everett, Co-I
Salish Kootenai College - Natural Resources Department
Kristen Sanders

Kristen Sanders, Co-I
USFS Northern Region - Fire and Aviation

Dave McWethy Dave McWethy, Co-I
Montana State University - Dept. of Earth Sciences and Montana Institute on Ecosystems
Andrew Larson Andrew Larson, Co-I
University of Montana - W.A. Franke College of Forestry & Conservation

Vita WrightScience Delivery Specialist*
USDA FS Pacific Northwest Research Station
vita.wright@usda.gov | 406 396-5374
*former PI providing transitional support


Advisory Board