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Episode 51: Veg Management Around Solar Utility Sites w/ Amy Newkirk

Episode 51: Veg Management Around Solar

Amy Newkirk, Vegetation Manager for Solar Generation at Invenergy joins us to discuss the value of people and people skills, the regulatory environment

Episode 50: Preserving Old Trees & Alternatives to Removing Trees w/ Vikki Bengtsson

Episode 50: Preserving Old Trees &

Vikki Bengtsson, Senior Ecologist for Pro Natura, joins us to discuss opportunities to preserve old trees instead of removing them, how her path

Episode 49: Solving for Year-Round Veg Management in Tropical Climates w/ Kevin Eckert

Episode 49: Solving for Year-Round Veg

Kevin Eckert, President of Smart Trees Pacific, joins us to discuss his passion for arboriculture, his international work consulting in vegetation management for

Episode 48: Election Impact on UVM Infrastructure w/ Leslie Kass

Episode 48: Election Impact on UVM

Leslie Kass, CEO of Lewis Services, joins us today to talk about a wide range of topics, including how Lewis Services is growing

Episode 47: The Evolution of UVM & Industry Standards w/ Dennis Holewinski

Episode 47: The Evolution of UVM

We are excited to welcome legendary veg management industry leader Dennis Holewinski on the podcast today. Dennis talks about how he got his

Episode 46: Understanding UVM Practices in Australia w/ Stephen Martin

Episode 46: Understanding UVM Practices in

Welcome to another podcast episode of Trees & Lines. Today, we talk with Stephen Martin, Senior Strategist - Land, Research, and Development at

Episode 45: Challenges, Solutions & Customer Interactions of Co-ops w/ George Leader & Penny Whisenant

Episode 45: Challenges, Solutions & Customer

On this episode of Trees & Lines, we talk with George Leader, Vegetation Maintenance Manager, and Penny Whisenant, Vegetation Maintenance Supervisor, of Pedernales

Episode 44: Storm Preparation & Response in UVM w/ Drew Seidel

Episode 44: Storm Preparation & Response

Welcome to another episode of the Trees and Lines podcast. Our guest today is Drew Seidel, the VP of Distribution for AEP SWEPCO.

Episode 43: How UVM Can Reduce Risk & Increase Reliability w/ Kamran Rasheed

Episode 43: How UVM Can Reduce

On this episode of Trees & Lines, we sit down with Kamran Rasheed, Director of Vegetation Asset Strategy & Analytics at Pacific Gas

Episode 42: The Relationship Between Cycle & Reliability in UVM w/ Sig Guggenmoos

Episode 42: The Relationship Between Cycle

Welcome to another episode of Trees and Lines. Sig Guggenmoos, president at Ecological Solutions Inc., joins us to talk about his clear width

Episode 41: Understanding Biodiversity in Right-of-Way Corridors w/ Matt Goff

Episode 41: Understanding Biodiversity in Right-of-Way

Matt Goff, Transmission Vegetation Manager at Georgia Power Company, joins us to discuss how Georgia Power is using biological barriers to control non

Episode 40: Building the Case for Habitat Conservation in UVM w/ Caroline Hernandez

Episode 40: Building the Case for

Caroline Hernandez, Assistant Program Director of Sustainable Landscapes at the University of Illinois-Chicago, joins us to discuss how she is helping develop pollinator

Episode 39: How Tech is Changing Vegetation Management w/ Jason Grossman

Episode 39: How Tech is Changing

Jason Grossman, Manager of Vegetation Management at Liberty Utilities, joins us to talk about how technology is playing a part in vegetation management

Episode 38: Advancing Safety in UVM w/ James Beery

Episode 38: Advancing Safety in UVM

James Beery, Senior Safety Lead for Wright Tree Services, joins us on this podcast episode of Trees & Lines to talk about how

Episode 37: Leveraging LiDAR and New Technology in UVM w/ Jennifer Whitacre

Episode 37: Leveraging LiDAR and New

Welcome to another podcast episode of Trees & Lines. On this episode, Jennifer Whitacre, Senior Director of Strategic Accounts at NV5 Geospatial, joins

Episode 36: Creating a Pathway for Students in Vegetation Management w/ Robert Vanderhoof

Episode 36: Creating a Pathway for

Welcome back to another podcast episode of Trees & Lines. On this episode, we talk with Robert Vanderhoof of Tall Tree Learning. We

Episode 35: How Utility Arborists are Engaging their Local Communities w/ Bob Allen

Episode 35: How Utility Arborists are

Welcome back to another episode of The Trees and Lines podcast. On this episode, Bob Allen, Manager of Vegetation Management for Eversource, New

Episode 34: Core Challenges in the Understanding & Executing of Safety Strategies w/ David McPeak

Episode 34: Core Challenges in the

Welcome to the 34th Episode of Trees & Lines: Fresh Perspectives on Utility Vegetation Management​​ Trees and Lines Podcast – Episode 34 Join Iapetus

Episode 33: Research & Development Inside UVM w/ Dr. Gregory Dahle

Episode 33: Research & Development Inside

Welcome to the 33rd Episode of Trees & Lines: Fresh Perspectives on Utility Vegetation Management​ Trees and Lines Podcast – Episode 33 Join Iapetus

Episode 32: How the UAA is Advancing the UVM Industry w/ Brandon Hughson

Episode 32: How the UAA is

Welcome to the 32nd Episode of Trees & Lines: Fresh Perspectives on Utility Vegetation Management​ Trees and Lines Podcast – Episode 32 Join Iapetus

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