John R. Giachelli Jr.

The Mississippi Forestry Commission is proud of its service to the public and its protection of the state’s valuable forest resource. Committed to delivering quality services and assistance to both rural and urban landowners, the Forestry Commission looks forward to the continued privilege of caring for Mississippi’s trees and forests. Serving Mississippi Since 1926.


Our Mission is to provide active leadership in forest protection, forest management, forest inventory and effective forest information distribution, necessary for Mississippi's sustainable forest-based economy.

Contact John R. Giachelli Jr.

Mississippi Forestry Commission
Assistant District Forester - Capital District Office
3139 Hwy 468 West
Pearl, Mississippi  39208
Phone: 601-420-6018
Cell Phone: 601-850-8912
Fax: 601-420-6015


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Mississippi

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