IMFNS Senior Program Officer for LAC Completes Secondment

On April 1, 2005, after a two-year secondment with the IMFNS, Richard Verbisky, senior program officer, Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC)/Russia, returned to his position as a standards specialist at Public Works and Government Services Canada. The majority of Rich’s former responsibilities with regard to LAC will be assumed by the new general manager for the Regional Model Forest Network for LAC, Ms. Olga Corrales. (see IMFN website article: New Manager of Regional Model Forest Network – LAC) The IMFNS would like to thank Rich for his hard work and dedication to the advancement of Model Forests, and wishes him every success in his future career development.