UM BRIDGES Faculty Named Distinguished Professor of Wildland Management

Professor Libby Metcalf in Forest Setting

Professor Libby Metcalf has been named as the inaugural Joel Meier Distinguished Professor of Wildland Management. This honor recognizes her exceptional leadership and accomplishments in research, teaching and service in (and beyond) the parks, tourism and recreation management arena. It also reflects just one more way in which Joel and Patti Meier have shown their extraordinary generosity to UM's W.A. Franke College of Forestry & Conservation. Meir is a UM forestry college professor emeritus.