Mike Powers earned his Bachelor of Science in Forestry Science from the University of Maine in 1994, He has been a forester in the Northeast for over 15 years, beginning his career as a field forester for Wagner Forest Management. Working with Wagner for 10 years, Mike worked in central New York, southern and central Vermont, northern Maine, northern New Hampshire and Ontario, Canada. Mike joined Bay State Forestry Service 5 years ago and does most of his work in New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Mike is married and lives in Henniker, NH. Mike Powers is a licensed Forester in New Hampshire and Massachusetts. He is a licensed pesticide applicator in New Hampshire and Massachusetts, a Certified Tree Farm inspector and has been a member of the Society of American Foresters for 15 years.