Amy Arsenault joined UNH Cooperative Extension in August 2019 as the Forest Stewardship Outreach Program Manager. Her duties include coordinating the Forestry Information Center, database management, social media, and outreach. Amy previously served as the Cooperative Extension Natural Resources Administrative Assistant supporting statewide staff members working in Forestry, Wildlife, Citizen Science, Lake Water Quality and Geospatial Technologies.
Amy comes to Cooperative Extension with a background in water quality, education, and outreach; she previously worked as Program Manager for the Acton Wakefield Watersheds Alliance, and as a former intern with Cooperative Extension’s Lakes Lay Monitoring Program. Amy said, “I look forward to bringing my water quality perspective into my forestry work”. Amy is also excited to share her creativity and “passion for photography and design”.
In her new role, Amy will work directly with Karen Bennett, Extension Forestry State Specialist, and the Extension County Foresters. She is based out of Nesmith Hall at the University of New Hampshire in Durham.