Regional Sustainability and Climate Coordinator for the USDA Forest Service
– Climate Vulnerability and Adaptation in the Intermountain Region
Natalie Little has worked for the USDA Forest Service for 26 years. She serves as the Intermountain Regional Sustainability and Climate Coordinator, a new position that she has developed over the last five years. Before this position, she worked as the Regional Engineering Budget and Programs Coordinator managing engineering budgets, developing and interpreting policy, and overseeing regional engineering programs. From 1992 -2010, she worked on the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest planning, designing, constructing, and overseeing construction projects. She is licensed in civil engineering in Nevada and Utah. Prior to her civil engineering experience, she worked in manufacturing engineering. She has a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Arizona State University, and a M.S. in Land Use Planning from the University of Nevada, Reno.