Matt Rourke

Matt Rourke graduated from the University of Washington in 1998 with a Bachelor of Science in Forest Management. Since then, Matt has worked in forestry with a focus on resource and environmental assessment, and timber and land management. He has been with INFO since 2005.

Matt is responsible for forest management activities from road and unit design/layout, to permitting and contract administration. His experience extends to the application of silvicultural methods for multiple values in a variety of forest types and ages, including east and west-side Pacific Northwest forests, coastal redwood, and Sierra Nevada mixed conifer. Other project work is diverse, including road and forest inventory, forest stewardship planning, and permitting for conversion options. He also performs arboricultural services with INFO, including tree risk and condition assessments, tree appraisals, and urban management plans.

Matt is a Registered Professional Forester in California, and an International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Certified Arborist. He is a Commissioner on the King County Rural Forest Commission, as well as a member of both the Society of American Foresters and Pacific Northwest Chapter ISA. Matt Rourke 

International Forestry Consultants, Inc. (INFO) offers a comprehensive range of professional forestry, mapping, and arboricultural services. We assist clients concerned with the management, acquisition, utilization, and protection of forest resources. Our clients include large and small private land owners, conservation organizations, and government agencies. With its wide range of technical expertise, INFO handles complex natural resource projects from start to finish. A sampling of services provided to clients include:

Forest Management

  • Forest management administration and planning
  • Assistance with state and local forest practices permitting and compliance
  • Timberland acquisition feasibility studies

Inventory and Appraisal

  • Timber cruise design and implementation
  • Timber appraisals


  • Urban tree protection plans and management
  • Tree and understory plant inventories including invasive species
  • Appraisal of urban tree damage and loss
  • Litigation assistance

Mapping and GIS

  • Forest and habitat mapping
  • Aerial photo interpretation
  • Geographic information system database development and analysis

INFO is committed to the sustainable management, use and development of forest resources and the protection of trees in the urban environment.

Matt RourkeAfflilation
American Society of Consulting Arborists
International Society of Arboriculture
Society of American Foresters

Certified Arborist in WA
Certified Forester in WA
Certified Qualified Tree Farm Inspector in WA
Licensed Real Estate Broker in WA
Certified SAF Forester

Contact Matt Rourke

Contact Matt Rourke

International Forestry Consultants, Inc.
Professional Forester / Arborist
11415 NE 128th St
Suite 110
Kirkland, Washington  98034
Phone: (425) 820-3420
Fax: (425) 820-3437


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Washington