Meet our District Forester, Ellie Johnson!
Ellie began her position as the District Forester for Leelanau, Benzie and Grand Traverse Conservation Districts in October 2021. She hails from Erie, Pennsylvania, and earned her B.S., Environmental Biology, and B.S.E. in Secondary Biology Education from Clarion University of Pennsylvania in 2016. After hopping around the country doing seasonal work, she went to graduate school at Clemson University in South Carolina, graduating with an MS in Forest Resources and defending her thesis on longleaf pine savanna restoration in the summer of 2021. Ellie looks forward to meeting area landowners and providing forest stewardship assistance.
Contact Ellie at 231-866-0103 or email@example.com.
Shoreline Tree Health
Visit the following pages to learn about the forestry services offered through the District: