Our office has had a few changes …
We would like to introduce you to your Conservation District staff.
Renee M. Hadley
509-522-6340 ext. 110
Renee supervises day-to-day operations, coordinates with agencies, plans outreach and education activities, and writes grants. She is a licensed geologist with a background in soil identification, landslides mitigation, and erosion hazards. Her door is always open, so come on by and visit.
Assistant Manager: Finance & Grants Administrator
509-522-6340 ext. 107
Audrey manages finances, office administration, annual elections, district meetings, and the 4th grade forestry program…whew. She is busy.
Irrigation Efficiency Coordinator
509-522-6340 ext. 112
Kay is a project manager for trust water piping projects. She also designs irrigation pipelines and pump stations. If you want to know how you can better use your water and get better crop yields, give her a call.
Project Coordinator-Screens & Meters
509-522-6340 ext. 5
Greg runs the fish screen and meter program. With his wealth of knowledge and expertise, he will brainstorm to find the best solution to bring your irrigation diversion or metering needs to compliance.
Restoration Project Coordinator & CREP Maintenance Technician & VSP coordinator
509-522-6340 ext. 121
Jeff is our irreplaceable IT support guy who works on Volunteer Stewardship Program, CREP maintenance, grant writing, agricultural burn permit application, inter-agency coordination and restoration projects.
Riparian Project Technician
509-522-6340 ext. 114
You may find Joanna knee deep in streams but that’s ok. She monitors water quality in a few of our local streams. As our biologist, she has taken on the Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP).
Civil Engineering Technician
509-522-6340 ext. 116
Lisa is growing her skills from drafting Auto-CAD and GIS maps to writing grants and expanding our focus to Fire Awareness.
Lance Horning, P.E.
Lance makes sure we are doing the right things by engineering our habitat restoration and bank stabilization projects, fish passage structures, pumping stations, and pipelines.
Lynda is our newest addition to the conservation district staff. She will help in our CREP program and eventually in our screens and meters program.