Erin is a Project Manager for SIG Carbon, and has also served the team as a GIS Lead and biometrician. Erin is a forest ecologist with over a decade of experience in natural resources consulting, ecological restoration, and research-grade data collection in a multitude of ecosystems across North America, coordinating with a diverse array of tribal, agency, private, and non-profit partners.
Erin has guided multiple forest carbon projects through all stages of development in the compliance and voluntary markets, including numerous compliance verifications and even transitions from Early Action programs to the compliance Improved Forest Management protocol. Erin seeks to empower her project partners, valuing transparency, honesty, and democratic education. She draws on her background in wildfire and applied forest ecology, and expertise in geospatial (GIS) modeling to help project partners navigate balancing forest carbon needs with other land management needs. She also helps partners build a culture of commitment to maintaining forest carbon project compliance for the long-term. Erin is humbled to be entrusted with the responsibility of supporting their projects, lands, and communities.
Erin earned her B.S. from Ithaca College and M.S. in Ecology (fire ecology focus) from Humboldt State University.