CHIEF TREE OFFICER
Bill has worked for over 30 years for non-profit conservation organizations including The Nature Conservancy, The Trust for Public land, and local and regional organizations. He brings his experience in urban forestry and large-scale forest restoration to help support the team and increase the pace and scale of our work.
Ross provides technical support and science-based evaluations for our projects. He planted his first trees while managing an agroforestry NGO in Haiti prior to getting his Masters Degree at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. As a GIS WIZ, he loves how technology and maps can connect people with nature.
URBAN FOREST SPECIALIST
Tanner has been a constant advocate for urban forests over the last decade, building the largest volunteer tree planting and stewardship program in West Virginia and serving as the Chair of his local municipal Tree Board. An ISA Certified Arborist, Tanner seeks to develop our global urban forestry program.
SENIOR FOREST MANAGER
Stephanie manages our projects team, oversees our global reforestation efforts, and focuses on tree planting programs within the USA. Having a background in Environmental Science and Community Outreach, she values the importance of our connection to nature. She is happy to be part of the solution in mitigating climate change.
ECOSYSTEM DIRECTOR (AUSTRALIA & ASIA)
Beth is our resident Aussie, who looks after our tree projects and partnerships in Australia and Asia. After 2 years with the team in North America, she's now back home among the gum trees in Sydney. In a region that's on the front lines of climate change, Beth is excited to be making a positive impact.
PEACE GRACE MUHIZI
Peace Grace manages our tree planting projects in Africa. She is passionate about economic development and believes that agroforestry plays a vital role in providing developing communities with resources to grow. She advocates for the preservation of Africa’s green spaces and loves exploring its beautiful nature.
MALCOLM PORTEUS GONZÁLEZ
AGROFORESTRY GURU & DRONE MAPPER
Born in the Philippines, Malcolm manages our projects in Latin America and the Caribbean. As an Agricultural Engineer based in Costa Rica, he has experience with tropical agroforestry systems and drone mapping. Malcolm is part of our monitoring team and is helping to combine technology with reforestation.
Karl looks after our projects in Europe. Having led business development and strategic projects in sustainability and conservation organizations in the UK and EU for the last 20 years, he believes trees should be placed at the centre of a sustainable economy. Karl enjoys nothing more than swinging from a hammock with his children.
With a background in tree planting, international development, and climate change, Stephanie manages our North American projects in Canada and Northeastern USA. Stephanie believes taking care of the environment promotes individual and community wellbeing. Find her in the woods, on the water, or exploring the mountains!
ALASTAIR (AL) JONES
MAJOR PROJECTS MANAGER - ASIA PACIFIC
Al manages our large-scale reforestation and carbon sequestration projects across the Asia Pacific. With a MPhil in Conservation Leadership, he has completed projects and research across Australia and the EU. Al is passionate about improving decision-making in reforestation to address the impacts of climate change.
Aussie-Filipina KM takes care of reforestation projects in Asia. Her background is in frontline rainforest conservation, where she led efforts to legally establish the Philippines’ biggest Critical Habitat. KM is passionate about supporting and empowering indigenous & local communities to lead reforestation and biodiversity protection.
URBAN PLANTING PLANNER
Caitlin coordinates tree planting and restoration events, and supports community initiatives for Earth Month and Plant a Tree Day. With a background in urban geography and regeneration, she is thrilled to help others make a positive impact in their local communities and natural environments.
In 2014, back in South Africa, Nic decided to pause his well established career in accounting to travel. With One tree Planted, Nic found his place back in an office which matches his beliefs and experiences. Devoted to keeping the team financially informed, Nic is thrilled to make a positive impact on the environment.
Shalon is a UCLA Law School alumna with 20+ years legal experience, including nearly 6 years at the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority directing contracting and legal activities with its portfolio of over 100 nonprofit organizations. She is a lifetime tree-hugger, rock collector and lover of kids, puppies, fuzzy socks and spicy noodles.
Caitlin leads our fundraising team and works to establish meaningful relationships with our business partners. An environmentalist to her core, she loves connecting with organizations and businesses who are looking to help the planet through reforestation efforts.
SPORTS SUSTAINABILITY DIRECTOR
After nearly 15 years as a member of the Montreal Canadiens' (NHL) marketing department, Dave manages One Tree Planted's sports industry partnerships. As a hobby woodworker, he loves trees and feels fortunate to be able to positively impact the environment by helping put trees in the ground.
Alex believes that we can scientifically thrive with nature by joining forces with bold mission driven folks to reforest where needed most. Growing up catching frogs and snakes in the Ramapo Mountains of New Jersey Alex is driven to connect us to the right partners and donors to make this decade what it must be: regenerative.
THE MIGHTY OAK
Jill keeps the ball rolling in the office and makes sure the i's are dotted and the t's are crossed. An organizational guru, she keeps Matt functioning seamlessly and manages the rest of us to ensure all of our needs are met. Despite knowing that chaos is natural and order is imposed, Jill still loves nature.
Rachel is our reforestation storyteller, helping donors and foundations make a positive impact. With a background in Geography & Environmental Science, she is a huge advocate for conservation and climate action, and believes the first step in restoring the planet is creating mission-driven communities and partnerships!
For almost a decade, Aleksandra has worked in rural development to help revive the countryside life in her home country of Macedonia. As a nature lover and passionate activist, Aleksandra looks forward to restoring nature that has been destroyed, and provide greener life for all beings.
As a part of the seedling support team, Kelsey is happy to answer any tree planting questions. Steeped in music, she knows that through love, dedication and community, something melodious is bound to happen. She is passionate about caring for our Earth, and is delighted to contribute to the reforestation efforts at One Tree Planted!
Olivia is part of our customer support team & is here to help out with your array of enquiries. She has a real love for trees and enjoys exploring national parks around Canada. Olivia is excited to contribute to building forests around the world, ensuring wildlife has a place to call home.
With a background in graphic design and web development, Antz works on our website’s appearance and functionality. He is passionate about sustainability, raising awareness about animal cruelty, and spreading our message via the World Wide Web. Antz enjoys to end the day by watering his plants.
After graduating in environmental studies and education at the University of California Santa Barbara, Lauren is our coordinator and curator for our environmental school curriculum. Lauren wants to encourage the next generation to take better care of the environment!
Kat helps manage all things digital marketing to share One Tree Planted’s projects near and far, working on advertising campaigns and connecting with donors. As the in-house fun-and-games expert, Kat feels privileged to bring creativity and energy to the tree planting community!
Kaylee is our Social Media Manager who loves having the unique experience of filling your social feeds with positive nature content! She also assists with all things marketing and communications. Got something cool to share? Use #OneTreePlanted and she might feature it!
Abbey creates content for One Tree Planted, primarily designing presentations and supporting the communications team. With background working for mission led brands, and an education in sustainable food systems, Abbey is excited to combine her previous experiences with her passion for positive environmental change!
FOREST CAMPAIGN MANAGER
Ashley is a marketer with a passion for sustainability and the planet. She is here to help all of our awesome partners get trees in the ground, make a lasting impact, and engage their audience in a creative way. When she is not working on One Tree Planted partner campaigns you can find her by the sea, in the mountains, or on a pottery wheel.