The National Conservation Planning Partnership is excited to introduce a new peer-to-peer web conference series to support conservation planning staff and partners. Developed as part of a national priority to reinvigorate conservation planning, the interactive workshops will help to ensure that our field staff are fully engaged and […]
Tom has worked with conservation districts since 1992, managing district operations and providing statewide help on governance, technology, and accountability issues. He has been a board director of a state association of conservation districts and the president of a statewide employee's association. Tom is the General Manager for the Clackamas Soil and Water Conservation District.
If you didn’t already know, the National Conservation District Employees Association mission statement is: “To strengthen conservation district employee professional capacity and influence national conservation policy by providing leadership and proficiency.”
In my work managing a soil and water conservation district and representing the Pacific Region of NCDEA, I get a lot of time behind the wheel of my car. That is thinking time, and most recently, I’ve been thinking about how we engage our customers.
From NACD: People across the nation are working together to ensure communities have access to fresh and local produce. The next NACD Urban and Community Conservation webinar, scheduled for 12:00 noon-1:00pm Eastern time on July 20, 2017, will look at two efforts in “Creating Healthier Communities” through access […]
July 5, 2017 – The King Conservation District in Renton, Washington is recruiting to fill three positions:
The 2017 conference of the Idaho Association of Soil Conservation Districts will be held November 14-17, 2017 at the Riverside Hotel in Boise, Idaho. Find details at: http://www.iascd.org/iascd-conference.html At this time, the draft agenda has not been published. Please check back at the link above for more information […]