About

MISSION: To provide leadership in the conservation and wise use of soil, water and related resources through a balanced, cooperative program that protects, restores and improves those resources. 

FUNCTION: To take available technical, financial, and educational resources and focus and coordinate them so that they meet the needs of the local land user for conservation of soil, water, and related resources.

ELECTED COMMISSIONERS:

  • Chad Dexter, Chairperson
  • Jane Weber, Vice Chairperson
  • Joshua Witt, Co-Treasurer
  • Richard Golinghorst, Co-Treasurer
  • Kathy Henningsen

APPOINTED ASSISTANT COMMISSIONERS:

  • Larry Thompson
  • Allan Werthmann
  • Ken Freund

STAFF:

Jan McClurg, Secretary, Iowa Department of Agriculture Land Stewardship, jan.mcclurg@ia.nacdnet.net

Justin Bisinger, Soil Conservation Technician, Natural Resources Conservation Service, justin.bisinger@ia.usda.gov

Jackie Swailes, Soil Conservationist, Natural Resources Conservation Service, jacobine.swailes@ia.usda.gov

Jennifer Griem, Farm Bill Specialist, Natural Resources Conservation Service, jennifer.griem@ia.usda.gov

Kyle Bennett, Watershed Coordinator, Scott County Soil and Water Conservation District, kyle.bennett@ia.nacdnet.net