RappFLOW is a member of the Orion Grassroots Network
RappFLOW Board of Directors 2012
Beverly Hunter, RappFLOW President
Jonathan Marquisee, RappFLOW Vice President
344 Keyser Run Road
Dan Spethmann, Ph.D., RappFLOW Treasurer
Working Lands Investment Partners, LLC - Managing Partner
Dan is a founding member and managing partner of Working Lands Investment Partners, LLC. He has more than 30 years of experience in natural resource management. Previously Dan was Manager of Investment Programs for New Forests, Inc. where he helped to raise and place institutional and private capital into ecosystem markets. Prior to this, he participated in the Non Timber Resources Development effort at Temple-Inland, Inc. where he worked to develop stream and wetlands mitigation instruments, working forest conservation easements, and endangered species credit programs. He was Founder and President of Strategic Controls Corporation which provided supervisory control and data acquisition systems for the natural gas industry. He also served as Project Manager at Moncon, Inc. where he provided controls systems for hydroelectric facilities as well as the municipal water and wastewater industries.
He holds a Ph.D. in Forest Economics from Stephen F. Austin State University, an MS in Forestry from the University of Wisconsin Madison, and a BS in Biology from the University of Wisconsin. He is an adjunct faculty member at Stephen F. Austin State University.
Forrest Marquisee, RappFLOW Secretary
344 Keyser Run Road
Received degrees in Environmental Science and Music from The University of Mary Washington in 2010.
Has an M.S. in Conservation Biology from the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry at Syracuse, NY. He did his graduate research examining multi-scale factors influencing the distribution of the Eastern Hellbender, the largest New World salamander. In addition to a focus on stream ecology, he has also worked with plant community restoration and spatial modeling. Sam is currently the Conservation Manager at The Farm at Sunnyside, in Washington, VA.
172 Keyser Run Road
258 Thornton Gap Church Road