Board of Directors

Chautauqua County Soil & Water Conservation District Board of Directors

The Secretary/Assistant Treasurer and the District Staff report to the Chautauqua County Soil & Water Conservation District Board of Directors.

Fred Croscut, Chairman  –  Farm Bureau Representative

Allen Peterson, Vice Chairman –  Grange Representative

Bruce Kidder, Treasurer  –  At Large Representative

Frank Gould III –  County Legislator

Lisa Vanstrom – County Legislator

Staff Directory

Chautauqua County Soil & Water Conservation District Staff Directory

David Spann – District Field Manager & WQCC Contact

Ext. 117  DSpann@soilwater.org

 

Cassandra Pinkoski – Grant Specialist

Ext. 116  CPinkoski@soilwater.org

 

Greg Kolenda – District Field Technician

Ext. 118  GKolenda@soilwater.org

 

Melissa Mee – Secretary/Assistant Treasurer

Ext. 102  MMee@soilwater.org

 

NRCS Jamestown Field Office Directory

 

Robert Nothdurft – Resource Conservationist

Ext. 114  Robert.Nothdurft@ny.usda.gov 

 

Anna Emke-Walker – Soil Conservationist

Ext. 119  Anna.Emke-Walker@ny.usda.gov

Our Mission

Our Mission

The mission of the Chautauqua County Soil and Water Conservation District is to provide leadership in natural resource conservation and implementation of soil and water Best Management Practices.

Organizational Structure

Organizational Structure

The Chautauqua County Soil & Water Conservation District is directed by a Board of Directors who elect a Chairman, Vice Chairman, and a Vice Treasurer. The Secretary acts as the Secretary and Assistant Treasurer. All five members of the Board are appointed by Chautauqua County Legislature. Two members are representatives from the County Legislature. One representative is from the Grange, one is from the Farm Bureau, and one is At-Large. The Board of Directors directs the activities of the Chautauqua County Soil and Water Conservation District staff. District staff are responsible for the implementation of the District’s programming and are held accountable for all actions carried out by the Chautauqua County Soil & Water Conservation District

Please be advised that our office located at 220 Fluvanna Avenue in Jamestown, New York is currently closed to the public and that regular meetings of the Chautauqua County Soil & Water Board of Directors are being held at a new meeting venue.

Please contact our office by phone at 716-664-2351 Ext 5 or by email at Chaut-Co@soilwater.org if you wish to attend so that we can provide directions to our new meeting location and provide COVID-19 meeting safety guidelines. Regular meetings of the Chautauqua County Soil & Water Board of Directors are held the third Wednesday of each month. The public is invited to attend.

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