Director, The Consulting Group
Mike Galvin’s 25 year career in arboriculture includes 13 years with the MN Dept. of Natural Resources where he spearheaded programs to provide technical and financial assistance for urban forestry in the Chesapeake Bay regions. Mike is a Registered Consulting Arborist and recipient of the 2011 True Professionals award from the International Society of Arboriculture.
Registered Consulting Arborist #432 – American Society of Consulting Arborists; 03/05
Certified Arborist ‐ International Society of Arboriculture No. MA‐0304; 11/94
Roadside Tree Care Expert ‐ MD Department of Natural Resources No. 191; 9/92
Forest Warden – Badge #467, MD Department of Natural Resources‐Forest Service
Forest Conservation Qualified Professional – MD Department of Natural Resources‐Forest Service
Collaborator, National Science Foundation Long‐Term Ecological Research site, Baltimore, MD (Baltimore
Previous: Co‐Principal Investigator, National Science Foundation grant “ULTRA‐Ex: Collaborative Research:
Urban Sustainability and Push‐Pull Drivers of Residential Change: Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Maryland,
and the Chesapeake Bay”.