Category: Staff

Chloe Elizabeth Steffes

Chloe Steffes

Chloe grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, enjoying the natural beauty of the lakes, trees, and wildlife in the Midwest. She moved to Washington to pursue her bachelor’s degree at the University of Puget Sound, where she received a B.A. in …

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David Lindley Managing Director, Landscape Ecology, Forterra Staff

David Lindley

Having grown up on the Kitsap Peninsula, David developed a love for the outdoors from an early age.  He has spent the past twenty years working in the Pacific Northwest on scientific research and management for the Yakama Nation, Idaho …

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Jenae Poe, Forterra Staff

Jenae Poe

Born in the PNW, Jenae grew up in Oregon’s working forests in a family of re-foresters. She has a passion for driving impact and creating a new “triple-bottom line” economy. Jenae has a B.A. from Pacific Lutheran University and a …

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Erin Kindall

Erin has over ten years of Controller experience most recently at Ad-West Realty Services, a Property Management company that specializes in multifamily affordable housing. While there she recruited, led, and coached a team of ten, led an ERP Implementation with …

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Michael Kelly

Michael believes in the power of people coming together to create genuine change and build a more sustainable, equitable, and just society. Michael is a writer, strategist, and national communications leader. He has a B.A. In Visual and Media Arts …

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Malia Vigeant

Malia was born in Hawaii, where her love of beauty, nature, and the land began.  She spent her youth on the beaches, rivers, and trails there, in Santa Barbara, Sun Valley, Taos and the Northwest. She completed a teacher training …

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Brooke Maxson, Forterra, Digital marketing Manager

Brooke Maxson

Brooke has always been an avid nature lover. She grew up in the Adirondacks of upstate NY and spent most of her childhood in the woods bird watching and learning about the plants and animals in her area. Brooke attended …

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Jason Walsh, Forterra Staff

Jason Robert Walsh

Jason was born and raised in the region of the Salish Sea and on the traditional lands and waters of the Duwamish, Tulalip, Muckleshoot and Suquamish tribal nations. He first developed his love for the treasures of the region as …

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Kimberly Weed

Kimberly Weed

Kimberly is experienced and well versed in many aspects of People & Culture and Organizational Development such as internal communications, performance management, BJEDI, training and coaching and mentoring programs. Kimberly has been described by peers, managers, and friends as an …

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