Ms. Herbert’s primary responsibility is new product development, investor outreach and relationship management, and marketing. Tommie engages in ESG related matters for The Forestland Group and serves on TFG’s strategic direction team.
Tommie holds a B.S. in Human & Organizational Development from Vanderbilt University with a Minor in Spanish. She earned a M.F. from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies with a focus on forest management and finance.
Prior to joining TFG in 2020, Tommie served as the Conservation Finance Program Manager for the USDA Forest Service. She also held positions with the Environmental Defense Fund, National Park Service, and Forest Trends, helping to connect incentives and market-based strategies for sustainable working landscapes in the US and abroad through cross-sector partnerships.
Tommie is a member of The Forest Stewards Guild and a leading participant in multiple industry networks and conferences.