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Kansas Forest Service

Kansas Forest Service
2610 Claflin Road
Manhattan, KS 66502
785.532.3300

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Foresters & Staff

Statewide Staff

Larry BilesState Forester
Robert AtchisonRural Forestry Section Leader
Ryan ArmbrustForest Health Forester
Dave BrutonForest Products Marketing and Utilization
Darci PaullGIS Specialist
Jennifer WilliamsCommunications Coordinator
Brenda GehrtSr. Administrative Assistant
Aimee HawkesAccountant II
Kylie RethmanAdministrative Specialist
Macy BrutonStudent Office Assistant
Abbey MarcotteGIS Student
Tanner FinneyGIS Student

Rural Forestry (Click here to find your forester)

Ryan RastokDistrict Forester, District 1
Katy DhungelDistrict Forester, District 2
Howard FreerksenDistrict Forester, District 3
Ashley StiffarmDistrict Forester, District 4
Thad Rhodes District Forester, District 5
Dennis CarlsonDistrict Forester, District 6
Jami SeirerDistrict Forester, District 7
John KlempaDistrict Forester, District 8
Andy KleinWater Quality Forester
Jarran TindleWatershed Forester

Community Forestry

Tim McDonnellCommunity Forestry Section Leader
District Community Forester, SE/SC Districts
Kim BombergerDistrict Community Forester, NE/NC Districts

Fire Management

Ross HauckFire Program Section Leader
Jason HartmanFire Protection Specialist 
Rodney RedingerFire Training Specialist 
Eric WardExcess Property Manager
Fire Planning Specialist
Robert DuncanEquipment Mechanic  
Terry FlemingEquipment Mechanic 

Conservation Trees

Mark HallerConservation Trees Section Leader 
Aaron Yoder Agriculture Technician
Taylor CarlsonConservation Student

Information  Technology

Josh VolkIT Manager