Partners & State Affiliates

The forest industry is experiencing a growing challenge, and we need the full support of our industry. Consider becoming a partner. With your help, we can begin to grow a pool of qualified workers to fill jobs at your company and provide high-paying and meaningful careers to members of your communities.

Donations to the Forest Workforce Training Institute are considered tax-deductible charitable donations. 

Corporate Sponsor

Companies in the industry who would like to support ForestryWorks® through monetary or in-kind contributions.

State Affiliates

State forest industry associations that are looking to become affiliated with ForestryWorks® to implement workforce development programming in their state.


Any person looking to become involved in ForestryWorks® events such as career fairs, field days, classroom visits, etc.

For more information about joining ForestryWorks® as a corporate sponsor or state affiliate, contact Stephanie Fuller at or 706-590-2868.

ForestryWorks® is collaborative effort between the Forest Workforce Training Institute and various partners within the forest industry to develop a pipeline of qualified workers for the nation’s forestry and forest products manufacturing industries. ForestryWorks® programming is available in eight states through a network of industry groups and private and public partners.

Affiliated and Partner Organizations:

Alabama Forestry Association

Arkansas Forestry Association

Kentucky Forest Industries Association Foundation

Minnesota Forest Industries

Mississippi Forestry Association

North Carolina Forestry Association

South Carolina Forestry Commission

Tennessee Forestry Association

University of Kentucky Department of Forestry and Natural Resources