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Forestry Intern (2013 - 2015)
Brian Saccardi is a 2013 graduate of Housatonic Valley Regional High School (HVRHS). He was a member of HVRHS’s Envirothon team, which placed in the top 10 in North America. Brian placed first in the state of Connecticut in the forestry competition. He was also Vice President of HVRHS’s Future Farmers of America, part of the national FFA organization.
Brian attended the University of New Hampshire for his freshman year in 2013-14. He transferred to the University of Connecticut for the 2014-15 school year as a Natural Resources major with a concentration in wildlife and fisheries. He graduated from UConn in 2017. He is currently pursuing his master’s degree in Natural Resources Soil and Water Resource Management at the University of New Hampshire.
Brian volunteered part time at Great Mountain Forest during high school and worked as full time summer staff in 2014 and 2015.
Ph.D. Candidate, University of Massachusetts, Amherst