Aaron M. Maizlish is Director of Business Services for a California-based company that is a market leader in third-party environmental certification and verification services. In his capacity, Aaron directs business development, operational finance, and international expansion for a number of certification services, including FSC Forest Management and Chain of Custody, MSC Sustainable Fisheries, and various carbon offset verification systems.Prior to his current position, Aaron was the founder and President of EcoTimber International – a lumber wholesaler and retailer that pioneered the U.S. trade in environmental certified wood products and participated in the founding of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC). The FSC is an international non-profit that maintains standards for voluntary third-party certification of forest management and the trade in sustainable forest products. Aaron has degrees in Geography and Development Studies from University of California, Berkeley. Aaron has been affiliated with CMC Energy Services since 2000.