Jeff Steinkraus has been serving the area since 1995. Jeff was previously employed with Wakeland Forestry Consultants, Inc. and is now the owner of Steinkraus Forest Management, LLC. Jeff works closely with his clients to achieve their goals. In 2012, Chris D'Hulster joined our company. He will be primarily working with new clients in the Kalamazoo, Barry, Allegan and Calhoun County areas.
BACKGROUND AND QUALIFICATIONS- Jeff Steinkraus
Michigan Technological University - Bachelor of Science in Forestry, 1990 Michigan Registered Forester #621 Certified Commercial Pesticide Applicator, Indiana and Michigan Certified Tree Farm Inspector #70691 Sustainable Forestry Education Program, 1999 Technical Service Provider for N.R.C.S. in Michigan and Indiana Frequently attend continuing education programs Steinkraus Forest Management, LLC owner, 2007-present Employed by Wakeland Forestry Consultants, Inc. as staff forester 1993-2007 Utility Forester from 1990-1993 with A.C.R.T., Inc.
Association of Consulting Foresters of America, Inc. (ACF), Member since 2001
President of Michigan Chapter, 2002-2005
Society of American Foresters, Member since 1993
Certified Forester #1941 (CF)
Michigan Forest Association, Member since 1995
Timber land management and plans Timber inventories and appraisals Timber marking and marketing Timber stand improvement Forest tree planting and plantation management Expert Witness
Southwest Michigan and northern Indiana
Newly planted tree seedlings
10 year old tree planting