EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR


BOARD OF DIRECTORS


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David Klemp

Executive Director


Born and raised in the Triangle, Dave obatined his Bachelor of Science degree in Forest Management from North Carolina State University. Before starting Trees for the Triangle, he worked in the City of Raleigh's Urban Forestry Division. He is a Certified Arborist recognized by the International Society of Arboriculture, as well as an Eagle Scout.

Dave@TreesForTheTriangle.org

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Katie Rose Levin

Board Member


Growing up in woods in the country of North Carolina, she spent her life bringing the woods back into the cities of the Triangle. She is a certified arborist with a double masters in Forestry and Environmental Management. In her professional life she is the Director of Consulting at Leaf & Limb, working to create healthy trees and happy people. She will use her science, policy and advocacy knowledge and experience to further the mission of TftT.

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Kristie Nystedt

Board Member


Owner and CEO of Raleigh Brewing, Atlantic Brew Supply, and ABS Commercial, located in Raleigh, NC. As the first female owner of an NC brewery, she combines her passion for beer, quality, and support of the industry with her love of the community. She is also the mother of 2 amazing daughters.

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Zachary Harris

Board Member


A Triangle Area native and a graduate of North Carolina State University, where he worked with the City of Raleigh's Urban Forestry division. Zachary is a Founding Member of Trees for the Triangle. He has helped develop multiple non-profits. He is pursuing a Juris Doctor from Wake Forest University.