Meet the Team
Specializing in expert tree care, ecologically-based forestry, consulting, and habitat restoration services throughout the San Juan Islands.
Rain Shadow Consulting, founded in 2005, provides an array of tree care, environmental, and forestry services. With Waldron roots and a five-year residence on Shaw, Rain Shadow opened their current office in Eastsound in 2012.
Carson Sprenger, Director
Forester/Restoration Ecologist/Fire Ecologist
M.S. Forest Ecology, College of Forest Resources, University of Washington
B.S. Environmental Science, The Evergreen State College
Forest Ecologist, Climate Change Scientist
Ph.D. Climate change and forest ecology, School of Environmental and Forest Sciences, UW
M.S. Forest Ecology, College of Forest Resources, UW
B.S. Forest Management, Environmental Law, University of Wisconsin
Foreman/ISA Certified Arborist
Field Technician/ISA Certified Arborist
Xoe (Zoey) Chue
Communications & Program Coordinator / Assistant Forester