College of Forest Resources and Environmental Science

Staff Listing

Marjorie Banovetz

Marjorie Banovetz

  • Administrative Aide
Trish Burton

Trish Burton

  • Secretary 4
Lori Carne

Lori Carne

  • Facility Staff
Robin Chosa

Robin Chosa

  • Operations Manager, Ford Center
Jim Desrochers

Jim Desrochers

  • Director for Advancement, College of Forest Resources and Environmental Sciences & College of Computing

About Jim

  • He is a 2-time Michigan Tech Alumnus - 1989 BS Electrical Engineering 2016 MBA
  • He worked for several companies before joining Michigan Tech and has worked in Career Services and Corporate Relations
  • He enjoys exploring the Waterfalls and hiking trails in the Keweenaw
     
Jennifer Eikenberry

Jennifer Eikenberry

  • Assistant Research Scientist

Areas of Expertise

  • Stable isotopes
  • Forest ecology
  • Mass spectrometry
Joe Eskola

Joe Eskola

  • Research Associate

Areas of Expertise

  • Wood protection
  • Quality control
Kathryn Hofmeister

Kathryn Hofmeister

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Areas of Expertise

  • Watershed hydrology and biogeochemistry
  • Forest and wetland hydrology
  • Geographic Information Systems(GIS)
  • Science outreach and communication
Cindy Kela

Cindy Kela

  • Custodian
Erik Keranen

Erik Keranen

  • Assistant Research Scientist

Areas of Expertise

  • Wood protection
  • Wood composites
  • Physical and mechanical properties testing of wood and wood composites
  • Field-testing of wood products for decay and insect resistance
Glenn Larkin

Glenn Larkin

  • Senior Research Scientist

Areas of Expertise

  • Wood protection and composites
  • Forest natural products
Jennifer Sanders

Jennifer Sanders

  • Biotech and Genomics Lab Manager
Joseph Shannon

Joseph Shannon

  • Research Scientist
Phyllis Williamson

Phyllis Williamson

  • Director of Administration