B.A. University of New Hampshire M.B.A. Boston University M.F.S. Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
Mary Tyrrell is the Executive Director of the Global Institute of Sustainable Forestry at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. Her work focuses on land use change, forest fragmentation, sustainable forest management, and U.S. private lands, with a particular emphasis on review and synthesis of scientific research, and making scientific information available to forest managers, policy makers, and conservationists. She also leads the Sustaining Family Forests Initiative, aimed at gaining and disseminating comprehensive knowledge about family forest owners throughout the United States.