Dan Scaife has been selected as the new Deputy Forest Supervisor on the Gifford Pinchot National Forest, effective next week. Scaife began his USDA Forest Service career on the Shoshone National Forest in Wyoming and has since held numerous program management, supervisory, and leadership positions within the agency. More recently he was a District Ranger on the Idaho Panhandle National Forest and is currently the Deputy Forest Supervisor on El Yunque National Forest in Puerto Rico. Scaife has worked to develop project planning efficiencies to deliver on large-scale vegetation restoration and fuels programs. He also brings experience in supporting prescribed fire and wildfire response and has managed large incidents that have resulted in fire salvage, forest health, and restoration projects. He also has helped local communities with natural resource management issues in Ethiopia and Russia in support of the International Programs branch of the Forest Service.