ISAT Committees 2017-2018

Stephen Covey says, “our life’s purpose is to live, to love, to learn, and to leave a legacy. ”

Is it time for you to give back to the profession that has given you so much? Contact Micah Pace, your ISAT president to learn how you can volunteer for an ISAT Committee.

  • Texas Tree Conference 2018


    This year the 38th Texas Tree Conference, Academy and Trade Show will be at the Waco Convention Center on Sept. 26th to 28th, 2018.

    If you would like to volunteer, just contact Emily King the 2018 Conference Chair at

  • Tree Climbing Championship

    Markus Smith

  • Arbor Day

    Priscilla Files

  • Treasurer/Finance

    Gene Gehring

  • Newsletter

    Rebecca Johnson

  • Certification

    Misti Perez

  • Legislation

    Jason Alfaro

  • Membership

    Matthew Simmons

  • Awards

    Lara Schuman

  • Publicity

  • Educational Events Committee

    Zaina Gates, Chair

    Working Groups:

    Certified/Master Arborist Working Group
    Michael Sultan, Chris Lane

    Municipal Specialist Working Group
    Mark Kroeze, Priscilla Files

    Utility Specialist Working Group
    Steve White, Evan Anderson

    Certified Tree Worker Working Group
    Susan Landers, Curtis Hopper

    Oak Wilt Assessment Qualification
    Gene Gehring, Steve Driskill


  • Exhibitors and Sponsors

    Chris Lane

  • Scholarships and Student Liaison

    Kelly Eby

  • Research Committee

    Gene Gehring

  • Nominating

    Lara Schuman

  • Governance

    Micah Pace

  • Council of Representitives

    Michael Sultan

  • Web

    John Giedraitis