Ms. Spillett is a Program Manager for Davey Resource Group's Western Region Urban Forestry Program. She joined the DRG Team in 2001 as a consulting forester and has over 17 years professional experience working with utility forestry, urban forestry, land use planning, and natural resource management issues. Emily holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Forest Biology from the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry. Currently, she acting president of the California Urban Forest Council and a member and volunteer for the Western Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture. She is an ISA Certified Arborist (WE-6702A).
Urban forestry and urban greening have been an area of personal passion and professional expertise for me for many years. Through my personal and professional experiences, I have developed a great appreciation for the power of trees to improve individual lives, communities, and the environment. The California Urban Forest Council (CaUFC) exists to support efforts that support my passion for urban forestry and trees as a benefit to us all.
I have served on the Board since 2015, and am proud to be currently serving as board president. As board president am I am committed supporting the CaUFC in improving the health of our communities and lives of those who live in them. I am asking for you to support me in my effort to support the work of the California Urban Forest Council. I am thankful for any donation you are able to make. Thank you in advance for your support and don’t’ forget to ask your company for a match!!