USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, USA
Interim Assistant Station Director for Science Application and Communication, USDA Forest Service, Research and Development – Rocky Mountain Research Station
As the interim Director of Communication and Science Delivery for the USDA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research Station, Jennifer Hayes leads efforts to ensure the best available science is communicated, translated, and delivered – to sustain forests and grasslands.
Jennifer Hayes is a science storyteller and promoter of innovative research. She works with scientists to communicate and deliver their science, creates awareness for the work of her Agency, and ensures the best available science is out there for sustaining America’s forests and grasslands. Prior to her current position as the interim Director of Communication and Science Delivery for the USDA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research Station, she served as a Communication Specialist and before that, as the Project Manager for the 2014 International Union of Forest Research Organizations World Congress.