Management Team & Forestry Staff
"Our Foresters hold the highest professional standards, and their qualifications are built on extensive education and practical experience. They are committed to serving your interests and enhancing the productivity, profitability, beauty and enjoyment of your forest resource. Your assets are treated with care and expertise in confidence. Whether it is 10 acres or 100,000 acres, your forest land is important to you and the general public. Your forester will advise and guide you on how to realize the full potential of your woodlands."
Raymond "Tony" Lamberton
Raymond "Tony" Lamberton is the President and the Manchester district manager for New England Forestry Consultants, Inc. He is responsible for the southern Vermont and eastern New York regions. Tony has been with our company for over ten years and provides our clients with all aspects of land management, from estate management to natural resource planning. Tony is the editor of our company newsletter and has authored a variety of articles. He holds a Master of Forestry and B. S. in Wildlife Management from the University of Maine. Tony is also a member of the Consulting Foresters Association of VT, VT Woodland Owners Association, NY Forest Owners Association and is a NY and VT Tree Farm Program Inspecting Forester. Tony is actively involved in local and civic organizations. He is a Selectman and Moderator for the Town of Middletown Springs. He is also a Trustee at the Middletown Springs Community Church.
David L. Kent
David L. Kent, New Hampshire LPF is a Vice President and the Keene district manager for New England Forestry Consultants, Inc. He is responsible for southwestern New Hampshire, north central Massachusetts and southeastern Vermont regions. During the 25 years David has worked for our company, he has provided complete forest management services to our clients, including timber sales, management plans and timber appraisals. He graduated cum laude in 1978 with an A.A.S. degree in Forest Technology from State University of New York. David is a member of the NH Timberland Owners Association and a Cheshire County Inspecting Forester for the NH Tree Farm Program.
Sherman R. Small
Sherman R. Small, LPF is our Treasurer and district manager for New England Forestry Consultants, Inc. He works out of his Bethel, ME office and works closely with Donald Feeney in the western and central Maine regions. His prior experience at P. H. Chadbourne & Co. and Chadbourne Tree Farms included a focus on operating a Geographic Information System (GIS), obtaining data through GPS and other sources. He also was responsible for the supervision of contract logging crews, overseeing cutting operations, and purchasing white pine logs. Sherm is currently monitoring conservation easements on over 762,000 acres of forest land. He graduated "With Distinction" with a B.S. in Forestry at the University of Maine, Orono in 1980.
William Caveney is also in our Monadnock region office and works closely with Dennis McKenney and Daniel Reed in the south central region of New Hampshire. He is a forest technician and is assisting with timber cruising, marking, and boundary jobs as well as surveying work. Before coming to NEFCo, Billy worked at High Tech Harvesting LLC in Loudon, NH. He graduated in 2008 from the University of New Hampshire Thompson School of Applied Sciences and then, in 2010, he earned a B.S. degree in Forestry from UNH.
Martin Curnan is a Forester and works with John McClain in our Green Mountain center. He is NEFCo’s Green Certification Group Manager. His prior forestry experience was with Golden Forestry Services, Inc. in Orono, ME. He performed timber inventory planning, cruising and reporting, developed forest management plans, planned and supervised timber harvests, located and marked boundary lines as well as created and managed recreational trails. He is proficient at ArcGIS and GPS in the creation of maps for management plans and harvests. He has his B. S. in Forestry from the University of Maine at Orono. Martin is also a member of the Society of American Foresters, Quality Deer Management Association and the Ruffed Grouse Society.
Peter Farrell, LPF is the Lakes district manager for New England Forestry Consultants, Inc. He is responsible for the central New Hampshire region. Peter has been with the company since 1988 and has played a significant role in the development of our internal forest management tracking software. A 1977 graduate of Duke University with his M. S. in Forestry, he continues to provide his clients with standard forest management services as well as offering his technologically based skills. Peter is a member of the Society of American Foresters, Association of NH Consulting Foresters, County Extension Service Council and NH-DRED-Council Forest Advisory Board.
Donald E. Feeney
Donald E. Feeney, Maine LPF is the Oxford Hills district manager for New England Forestry Consultants, Inc. He is responsible for the western and central Maine regions. Don's family has been involved in Maine forests for four generations. His prior experience as a forester at Chadbourne Tree Farms and P. h. Chadbourne & Co. included the full range of forest management activities from timber harvests to environmental compliance. Before that, Don taught life and earth sciences, including an academic forestry program, at Gould Academy. During his teaching years, Don worked summers as a forestry technician for the U.S. Forest Service in the White Mountain National Forest. Don graduated with a B. A. in Biology from the University of New Hampshire. Don is a member of the Society of American Foresters and the Small Woodland Owners Association of Maine. Don is a tree farm inspector in the American Tree Farm System, an associate Maine Certified Logging Professional, a licensed Maine Wood Scaler, and a registered Master Maine Guide.
Gary H. Gouldrup
Gary H. Gouldrup, LPF is the Merrimac district manager for New England Forestry Consultants, Inc. He is responsible for the eastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire region. Working out of his Pepperell, MA office, Gary provides woodland management as well as Chapter 61, 61A, and forest stewardship management plans. Prior to joining our company, he worked at both Benjamin Forestry Services in MA and the International Paper Company in ME. He graduated from the University of Maine, Orono with a B.S. in Forestry in 1992.
Shaun Lagueux, New Hampshire LPF is the Newfound Lake district manager for New England Forestry Consultants, Inc., since 2004. He is responsible for the north central New Hampshire region. Before working for our company, Shaun spent nine years coordinating timber sale preparation and supervision, map drafting, management plans, boundary identification and maintenance. Additional areas of experience include municipal forestry, forest recreation development and timberland investment and conservation easement consultation. He is a Tree Farm Inspector, past member of the Grafton County Cooperative Extension Advisory Council and Bristol, NH Conservation Commission. He is also the Treasurer of NH Project Learning Tree and Selectman for the Town of Bristol. Shaun graduated in 1995 with a degree in Forest Technology from UNH - Thompson School.
John McClain serves on our Board of Directors and is the Green Mountain district manager for New England Forestry Consultants, Inc. He is responsible for the central Vermont region. Before coming to our company, John ran his own forestry business, Forest Resource Associates, for twelve years. He currently manages 40,000 acres of private lands by producing management plans and administering timber sales as well as providing a full range of forestry related services. He is Chair of the VT Current Use Advisory Board, a member of the Consulting Foresters of VT and of the Society of American Foresters. John also is a Tree Farm Inspector and a former Logger Education to Advance Professionalism Program Project Forester. He holds a B. S. degree in Forest Management from the University of Massachusetts.
Dennis D. McKenney
Dennis D. McKenney, New Hampshire LPF and Licensed Land Surveyor, is on our Board of Directors and is district manager for the Monadnock region. He is responsible for the southern region of New Hampshire. Dennis has been with our company for over 28 years and brings a wealth of experience and knowledge. He provides the standard forestry services and as a licensed surveyor, performs boundary surveys for both subdivision and conservation easements. He graduated from the University of New Hampshire in 1974 with a B. S. in Forestry. Dennis is a member of the Association of Consulting Foresters of America, NH Timberland Owners Association, S.P.A.C.E. (NH's Current Use Coalition), and the Society of American Foresters.
Daniel D. Reed
Daniel D. Reed, New Hampshire LPF is in our Monadnock region office and works closely with Dennis McKenney in the south central region of New Hampshire. His work includes timber sale supervision, management plans, boundary location and maintenance, and timber trespass investigations. Dan graduated in 1981 with an A.A.S. in Forest Management from Haywood Technical College in NC. He is a Tree Farm Program inspector.
Gregory M. Seamans
Gregory M. Seamans is a Forestry Technician working under Donald Feeney in our Oxford Hills Center. He has previously worked in our Manchester Center in Vermont. Prior to working with NEFCo, Greg was a Continuous Forestry Inventory Technician and Planting Supervisor for Irving Woodlands, LLC in St. John, Maine. His work includes forest management plans, timber inventory and appraisals, GIS and GPS services, harvest administration and boundary line location and maintenance. Greg is a certified American Tree Farm inspector. He holds a B.S. in Forestry from the University of Maine at Orono and is currently working towards his Maine Forester's license.