Donald MacKay 




Don MacKay has nearly 30 years experience in forestry and forest economics, and more than twenty years of appraisal experience.


  • Appraisal and economics positions with several consulting firms

  • Owner of Forest Research and Valuation

  • Four years as an analyst for a timberland investment organization


  • University of Minnesota.  PhD in Forestry.  Economics, policy, and administration specialization.

  • Duke University, Fuqua School of Business.  MBA.

  • College of William and Mary in Virginia.  Bachelor of Arts.
    Major in Economics.  Minor in Sociology.

Certifications, Licenses and Professional Affiliations:

  • Certified General Appraiser in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont.

  • Maine Licensed Forester

  • Society of American Foresters

  • Planning Board Chairman, Town of Veazie, Maine

  • President, Maine Chapter of the Appraisal Institute, 2019

  • Earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

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