ReLeaf 2018 at RIT, Part I: Faces of NYS Urban & Community Forestry August 5, 2018August 1, 2018 by Michelle Sutton Onondaga Earth Corps folks at the Friday night picnic. OEC Director and new Council Board Member Greg Michel is at front left. All photos by Michelle Sutton NYC Parks Foresters Leanna Kirschen (left) and Ariane Trani Claire and Ryan Burkum of Burkum Plant Health and Tree Care attended ReLeaf for the first time. Claire is a biologist and pest diagnostician and Ryan is a certified arborist. Beloved longtime NYSDEC State Urban Forestry Program Coordinator Mary Kramarchyk. From left: FLCC Hort Technician and Instructor Berna Ticonchuk, Monroe County Parks Horticulture Aide Susan Maney, Urban Horticulture Director Nina Bassuk, Schichtel’s Nursery Sales Manager Jim Kisker, and Ithaca-based Certified Arborist Keith Miller. Jahlaya Johnson (left) and So’Unique Harrison from Onondaga Earth Corps. Past Council President and longtime all-around Council stalwart Andy Hillman, a regional business developer for Davey Consulting Group. Onondaga Earth Corps Crew Member Victor Reeder attended his first ReLeaf Conference. Rochester-based Terry Tree Service Certified Arborist & Area Rep Noreen Riordan. Council Board Members Jeff Bell (left) of NYSEG and Glenn Gentzke of Tree Services of Western NY.