Committees

Board of Directors

The Board has established committees to address action items and objectives. Each committee is charged with specific tasks and a target completion date. A Chair has been elected by each committee to guide meetings and ensure task completion. If you would like to join a committee please contact the appropriate chair for that committee.
CommitteeFocusChair 
Air QualityActs as a liasion between Kentucky Prescribed Fire Council and regulatory agencies in regard to smoke management and air quality issuesKessley Baker, Kentucky Division of Forestrykessley.baker@ky.gov
Information & Education
Provides current and accurate information to the public about controlled burning in KentuckyMaddy Heredia, Kentucky Nature Preservesmadeline.heredia@ky.gov
Partnership & DevelpmentStrengthen partnerships and improve resource sharing amongst entities implementing controlled burns in KentuckyDana Baxley, The Nature Conservancydanna.baxley@TNC.ORG
TrainingCoordinates training opportunities throughout the state and develops standards for controlled burn practitionersJacob Stewart, Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resourcesjacob.stewart@ky.gov