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Jolene Ackerman

Jolene Ackerman

3911 Fish Hatchery Road Fitchburg, WI 53711

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Address:
3911 Fish Hatchery Road
Fitchburg
WI 53711
Interests:
  • Communications/outreach
  • Community Wildfire Protection Plans
  • Evacuation planning
  • Fire prevention education
  • Firewise Communities / Defensible space
  • Fuels treatment economics
  • Ignition-resistant home construction
  • Wildfire risk assessment
  • WUI codes and ordinances

I work for the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Division of Forestry as a Wildland Urban Interface program coordinator. I also act as the state’s liaison to the national Firewise USA recognition program. My primary work areas include Community Wildfire Protection Plans, Firewise USA, and Wildfire Risk Reduction projects. I’m also a member of the National Wildfire Coordinating Group WUI Mitigation Committee, representing the Northeast Area states.