Jan W. van Wagtendonk is Research Forester Emeritus with the National Park Service, Yosemite National Park.
Neil G. Sugihara is Program Coordinator, Wildfire Training and Education, at Northern Arizona University.
Scott L. Stephens is Professor of Fire Science, Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, at the University of California, Berkeley.
Andrea E. Thode is Professor of Fire Ecology and Management, School of Forestry, at Northern Arizona University.
Kevin E. Shaffer is Fisheries Chief at the California Department of Fish and Wildlife.
Jo Ann Fites-Kaufman is a private consultant.