Women in Forestry 2023
March 7, 2023 at
On DEMAND VIDEOModerator: Maria Church, Managing Editor, Annex Forestry Group
Q&A session: Ask the boss
- Molly Hudson, Director of Sustainability, Mosaic Forest Management
- Jimmie Hodgson, Senior Manager, Forestry Operations, Mosaic Forest Management
Molly has spent her multi-decade career in the forest sector working throughout coastal British Columbia as a tree planter, timber cruiser, research technician and biologist before joining Mosaic 10 years ago. She is Mosaic’s leader in forest management certification, environmental performance, community relations, and fish and wildlife management, including the species at risk program.
Molly holds a biology degree from the University of British Columbia and a diploma of technology in forest ecosystems from the BC Institute of Technology. She is a registered professional forester and registered professional biologist, and is passionate about forestry’s role in a climate-smart future and about creating a diverse and equitable forest sector.
Jimmie started his career in the Maritimes with a focus on silviculture and harvesting operations, gained experience in GIS in California, and has been working in coastal British Columbia as a silviculture forester for the past two decades. He is responsible for Mosaic’s reforestation, stand tending, survey monitoring, salvage operations, and fire hazard abatement programs.
Jimmie holds a bachelor of science degree in forest management from the University of New Brunswick and is a registered professional forester.