Katalijn Hester MacAfee

Knowledge Exchange Specialist

Current research and/or projects

Katalijn provides knowledge exchange support to all CWFC employees. Based out of Ottawa, she works closely with communications staff, FPInnovations and CWFC staff as well as other external organizations. She is chair of the Forestry Research Partnership Extension Team. Her second role is to support Canada’s National Research Forests, especially the Petawawa Research Forest, both at an operational and management level, and she is a key player in the development of the National Research Forest Program.

Education and awards

B.Sc. (Forestry and Nature Management), in the Netherlands



Canadian Institute of Forestry

Forestry Research Partnership