Promoting Private Forests

Rachael Shanks

Sr. Product Development Manager, Silvics Solutions

Rachael Shanks

Sr. Product Development Manager, Silvics Solutions

Biography

Rachael serves as Sr. Product Development Manager for Silvics Solutions, LLC.  Rachael was born in Gainesville, FL and received her BS in Forest Resources and Conservation from the University of Florida in 1998.  She also holds a graduate certificate in GIST and will be completing her MS GIST from the University of Southern California this Fall.

In her current role, Rachael is responsible for application functional and UI design and development for Silvics’ enterprise forest management solutions suite.  Rachael also oversees application support and deployment and assists in product marketing, sales, and training.

Rachael has worked 20 years in the timber industry in positions ranging from timber cruiser and field forester to data analyst and application designer for employers includes Weyerhaeuser, Plum Creek Timber Company, The Timber Company, and Jefferson-Smurfit Corp.

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