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.
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.
As our resident Spanish speaker, Gabriela manages our Latin American and Caribbean reforestation efforts. She strongly believes in the importance of working together with local communities in order to make this world a greener place!
Jodie is our Community Forest Manager! In her role at One Tree Planted, she helps get trees in the ground by coordinating events and working on projects. Jodie is passionate about the outdoors and is excited to be doing her part to help the earth heal!
Caitlin coordinates international tree planting and restoration events, and supports community initiatives for Earth Month, World Environment Day 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.
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.
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.
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!
Ollie coordinates urban events with our partners in North America. As a recent graduate in International Business and Sustainability at Concordia University, he is very passionate about getting trees into the ground. Ollie has planted over 500,000 trees in British Columbia in the last 6 years and looks forward to helping plant more.
Keyvan has been working in the climate change, conservation and land use sectors for the past 20+ years in Africa, Asia-Pacific and the Americas to develop sustainable development solutions that enhance human well-being, while also conserving ecosystem functions.
Laura was born in Spain, but raised around the world. For the last 5 years, her home-base has been Brazil, where she has been chasing after the critically endangered jaguars of the Atlantic Forest. Outside of work, you can find Laura under a waterfall, hiking with friends, or painting at home with her cat Nebula.
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.
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.
With a background in environmental and social sciences, Talia is passionate about ecosystem conservation and restoration, and the important role that monitoring plays in ensuring this work is being done right. Talia loves the therapeutic and healing power of nature and as a keen cyclist she enjoys exploring new places with her dog Jarrah.
Aaron leads our AFR100 work, nurtures our strategic partnerships, and supports our monitoring team. Having worked at the World Resources Institute for over a decade, he combines his global and field experience to ensure growing demand for restoration. Aaron enjoys mountain biking and photography.
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.
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.
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.
Teresa is a Project Manager for Africa. She most recently managed community led reforestation programs in Kenya and supported monitoring and evaluation of ITF projects in Africa. Teresa's interests include walking, exploring nature, Biodiversity restoration and supporting local communities to their livelihoods.
Grace is a Project Manager for Africa. With a background in Ecology and Sustainable Development, he has over a decade of experience in biodiversity conservation, forest governance, landscape restoration, and community engagement. Grace believes that planting the right species of trees in the right area can make the difference for the planet.
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.
After nearly 15 years as a member of the Montreal Canadiens' (NHL) marketing department, Dave manages our sports industry partnerships. As a hobby woodworker, he loves trees and feels fortunate to positively impact the environment by helping put trees in the ground.
Chris is a former Major League Outfielder who spent the better part of his MLB 8 seasons with Baltimore Orioles and Cincinnati Reds. A Southern California native who grew up a natural environmentalist, Chris joins us as part of the One Tree Planted/Players for the Planet partnership overseeing all things sports with Dave.
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!
Born and raised on the Venezuelan Coast, Patty has a background in International Development and Environmental Sustainability. As part of the foundations team, she loves to build relationships with partners and donors. Patty feels grateful to be able to contribute to restoration efforts. You can catch her paddle-boarding on Lake Ontario!
Laura leads our major gifts stewardship program and builds meaningful relationships with individual donors around the world. Having helped local residents feel more in favour of their government transitioning off of fossil fuels and onto renewable energy in her previous role, Laura is thrilled to be using her story sharing skills to motivate philanthropic individuals to take action.
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.
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.
Megan loves the outdoors (a One Tree Planted necessity!) and enjoys cycling, yoga and portaging (canoe/camping). Megan founded Food Cycle at Concordia University, a program where food surplus is donated to charitable organizations across Montreal.
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.
Sherlyn comes to us with over 7 years of global HR experience and will be helping to keep our internal processes efficient and seamless. Originally from the Dominican Republic, Sherlyn has a fond appreciation for the mountain landscapes and beaches of the island as they remain close to her heart. She is thrilled to join our team in making a positive impact!
Angèle is the quintessential "people person". She has friends from all walks of life, and if you’re not one now, you probably will be soon. She's also passionate about the outdoors and loves hiking, biking, tennis, paddle boarding and skiing. She joined One Tree Planted to make sure that her 2 children will be able to do all those activities while breathing clean air.
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 100+ nonprofit organizations. She is a lifetime tree-hugger, rock collector and lover of kids, puppies, fuzzy socks and spicy noodles.
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.
Marwa helps keep the team financially informed by making sure all the seeds we receive are "accounted" for. Born and raised on the Mediterranean coast, Marwa grew up surrounded by olive trees and is an avid plant lover. She is excited to join the team, and enjoys a good hike around the many trails in Quebec.
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!
After graduating in environmental studies and education at the University of California Santa Barbara, Lauren is our manager and curator for our environmental school curriculum. Lauren wants to encourage the next generation to take better care of the environment!
Meaghan designs our ads, manages our blog and creates fun, educational written and visual content. With a background in communications and an education in environmental conservation, she’s passionate about leveraging her creativity to help get trees in the ground!
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!
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.
As a marketing student at JMSB, Nicole is working to help turn One Tree Planted's marketing visions into a reality. Nicole is responsible for the website design and building out new pages. She greatly enjoys spending her free time adventuring in the outdoors!
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!
Ashley is a marketer with a passion for sustainability and the planet. She is here to help our awesome partners get trees planted, make a lasting impact, and engage their audience in a creative way. When she is not working on partner campaigns, you can find her by the sea, in the mountains, or at a pottery wheel.
Sierra creates video content and media to tell the story of One Tree Planted. She has a background in sailing tall ships and creating content for STEM and environmental non-profits. Sierra is excited to share positive environmental efforts and inspire change around the world!
As our Social Media Community Coordinator, Carol supports the communications team. She helps to answer questions and comments across all social media platforms. Carol's favorite view is along the Saco River lined with pine trees in Fryeburg, Maine!
Matthew has been passionate about conservation filmmaking since high school, but if he isn't making movies, he is likely baking sourdough bread or tending to his backyard garden with his family. Matthew enjoys playing outdoors with good people and pups, be it biking, paddle boarding, hiking, or camping.
With a background in communications and an education in creative advertising, Ariel works with the marketing team to create storytelling content. She's passionate about using her unique skill set for the greater good, supporting sustainability and working towards a greener future.