As the administrator of the Certified Treecare Safety Professional program, Irina assists with database updates, meeting rosters, tests, exercises, and communications with prospective CTSPs and other program details.
A Board Certified Master Arborist and Certified Tree Safety Professional, Tchukki has worked in the field of arboriculture for more than 20 years. She writes technical articles for the TreeWorker, Tree Care Industry Magazine, and compiles best management practices for industry publications. Speaking to homeowners through TreeCareTips.org and the Tchukki Channel video series, she is our resident “tree surgeon general.” Got a question about trees or how to care for them? Ask Tchukki at “Ask an Arborist.”
With over 30 years experience as a practicing arborist and the senior advisor for safety, standards and compliance at TCIA, Peter manages the department responsible for developing TCIA's safety and technical programs and heads up TCIA's regulatory affairs initiatives. He is also responsible for the Certified Treecare Safety Professional program and acts as staff liaison to TCIA's Safety and Education Committee and TCIA’s Alternate Representative to the ANSI Z133 Committee.