Tiffany Mrotek works on the Career Pathways Initiative to build greater capacity for local urban forestry career pathways, working hand-in-hand with employers and stakeholders in government, private sector, nonprofit, trade association and workforce development. Prior to joining American Forests, Mrotek served as the director of workforce development at Landforce, an environmental stewardship workforce development program. She developed the unique and dynamic workforce development program, designed the training curriculum, and created key partnerships with employers and other workforce development organizations to successfully support and prepare crew members for the workforce. She also has experience working in community development and mental health. Mrotek holds a master’s degree in macro social work.