Presented by Penny Luehring
Penny Luehring is the Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) Program Leader for the USDA, Forest Service. She has worked for the Forest Service since 1977 as a soil scientist and watershed specialist in Wyoming, New Mexico and Arizona. She has been in her current position since 2010, starting just in time to experience several record-breaking fire years. Although she is a headquarters employee, Penny's desk is conveniently located well outside the Beltway in Albuquerque, NM.