Travel Management and Trails Coordinator for the Colorado State Office with Bureau of Land Management
Jack Placchi is the Travel Management and Trails Coordinator for the Colorado State Office of the Bureau of Land Management. Jack began his career in 1976 working for the US Forest Service on a number of forest districts in California and Colorado until 1997, serving in a variety of roles from wildland firefighter to recreation project manager. He then served as the statewide Off Highway Vehicle Program Manager for Colorado State Parks until 2002 when he began his current position with Bureau of Land Management. His career includes over 35 years of managing complicated dispersed recreation, trails, wilderness, volunteer, OHV, and travel management programs. He has collaborated with diverse user groups, agencies, organizations and local governments to plan and implement programs and projects locally and nationally.