Michelle Kaiser

Michelle Kaiser

Career Interests

Urban Forestry, Forest Management, Community-based Environmental Management, Environmental Education
Employment Sought:
Internships

Education

MASTER OF FORESTRY AND ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT, Projected December 2018 
Duke University, Nicholas School of the Environment
 
BACHELOR OF NATURAL RESOURCES Cum Laude, Honors and Research Distinction May 2016
The Ohio State University, School of Environment and Natural Resources 
 

Professional Experience

Duke Forest, Operations Assistant | September 2016-Present 

The Wilds Conservation Center 
Restoration Ecology Intern | May 2015-July 2015 
 “Ruffed Grouse Habitat Assessment at The Wilds”, The Wilds, May 2015-July 2015
   
China Study Abroad Forestry Research Trip, Liuzhou, China | May 2014

Kohl’s Department Store    
Sales Associate | May 2013-May 2016 
Department Supervisor | May 2016-August 2016

Additional Information

Skills 
GIS, Data Collection and analysis, Forest Inventory, Wildlife surveying, Aquatic Invertebrates surveying, Avian surveying, Vegetation sampling, Forest Carbon calculation, Management skills, Customer Service skills, and Public Presentations. 

Professional Affiliations 
Society of American Foresters 
International Society of Arboriculture 

Student Groups 
SAF Duke Chapter 

Skills

ecology
environmental education
forest management
GIS
program management

Graduation Date

May 2018

Preferred Location

Midwest
Southeast

Preferred Sector

Consulting
State / Local Government