President & CEO
Sustainable Forestry Initiative
Kathy Abusow became President and CEO of Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) Inc. in 2007. Since then, forests certified to the SFI Forest Management Standard have grown from 56 million hectares/140 million acres to 100 million hectares/more than a quarter billion acres across public and private lands from Canada's Boreal to the US South. Kathy is also a member of the board of the World Forestry Center, and is Chair of the PEFC U.S. Governing Body.