Meet a Forester, Randy Moore

Meet a Forester, Randy Moore

This month, we are pleased to feature Randy Moore, Regional Forester with the USDA Forest Service Pacific Southwest Region. We invite you to meet Randy!

What was your first position in the field of forestry?

Soil scientist was my first position in the field of forestry.

How long have you been in your role?

I have been in my role for 12 years now.

What do you enjoy most about being a WFLC member?

I enjoy relationships the most being a WFLC member.

What do you see to be the emerging issues in your region?

We have several emerging issues in my region: disease and insect infestations, unwanted fires, and healthy and resilient landscapes.

What is your favorite tree?

My favorite tree is the Giant Sequoia and the Ohi'a.

What would you do (for a career) if you weren't doing this?

If I wasn't doing this as a career, I would be a defense attorney.