Shade Tree Committee

The Shade Tree Committee began in the spring of 1983.   It is composed of professionals in urban forestry, landscape, horticulture and recreation.  Its charge is to review current tree and vegetation management practices, make recommendations, and to review and advise on future plantings on public land.

Staff Contacts

Name Phone
Tom Walsh (617) 993-2680

Board Members

Name Title
Michael Chesson Expiring 2019
Nancy Forbes Expiring 2020
Ruth Foster Expiring 2019
Kathleen Kayta Gajdos Expiring 2020
Lucia Gates Expiring 2020
Laura Simmons Expiring 2018
Denee Reiton Skipper Expiring 2019