Kenton Rogers is Co-Founder of Treeconomics, a Social Enterprise based at Exeter Science Park. It is the mission of Treeconomics to work with communities, businesses and research institu-tions to highlight the value of trees.
Treeconomics has collaborated in over 30 projects in the UK and abroad (including the UK pilot of i-Tree in Torbay, Valuing London’s Urban Forest, and ongoing work with Highways England), to de-velop tools for cost benefit analysis of its natural capital.
Kenton holds a Master’s in Forest Ecosystem Management and is a Chartered Forester. He was a contributing author on the UK National Ecosystem Assessment and the Springer Handbook on ‘The Urban Forest’, and more recently was lead author for the Haynes Owners’ Workshop Manual on Trees.
Kenton was a serving Trustee of the International Tree Foundation for 10 years, and is also a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society.