Shade Tree Commission

Group picture of the Shade Tree Commission


The Athens Shade Tree Commission works to manage and promote Athens’ urban forest. The board members are appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council for 3-year terms.


The Commission consists of seven members (5 voting, 2 alternates) appointed by the Mayor and approved by City Council, one City Council Representative, and the Mayor or designee. Term length is two years.

Members Term Ending
Chiki, Andrew (Mayor's Designee) N/A
Dyer, James (Alternate) March 2024
Gregg, Lee
December 2021
Fahl, Christine (Council Representative)  N/A
Ingram, David (Chair)
December 2021
Male-Brune, Roxanne December 2022
Sincoff, David
December 2021
Walker, Nancy (Alternate)
March 2024
Wood, Emilie December 2022


  • 2nd Thursday of every month
  • 7:00 PM
  • City Council Chambers, 3rd floor City Building

Documents and Downloads:

City Tree List
Tree Planting Permit
Athens Tree Care Guide
1991 Tree Listing For The City Of Athens, Ohio
1991 Street Tree Inventory Report For The City Of Athens, Ohio

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