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Mark Rogers

Central Appalachian Forest Manager

Central Appalachians

Executive Coordinator

Mark Rogers Central Appalachians Forest Manager © Mark Rogers

Areas of Expertise

forest management, silviculture, timber marketing

Media Contact

Andrew Tingley
ph. +1 917-270-1313


Mark is the Central Appalachian Forest Manager for the Nature Conservancy’s NatureVest Team. His responsibilities include directing forest management planning, restoration, and Forest Stewardship Council certification on the 253,000-acre Cumberland Forest Project in Kentucky, Tennessee, and Virginia.

Mark joined TNC in 2021 after 25+ years of managing silviculture, and timber harvesting/marketing for the forest industry in central Virginia; and serving as an Area Forester for the Tennessee Division of Forestry in northeastern Tennessee. Mark holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in Forest Resource Management from the University of Tennessee.

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