The Poultney Mettowee Conservation District is currently recruiting applicants for a seat on the board of supervisors. Please contact the office for more information - 287-8339, firstname.lastname@example.org
Christopher Smid, M.F., Chair. Chris is part-owner of the New England Slate Company and a part-time forest resources manager in Middletown Springs. He is formerly a Regeneration Forester with Mead-Westvaco in Ohio.
Edward Lewis. Supervisor/Past Chair. Ed is a retired dairy farmer from Poultney. He serves many leadership positions locally, including Select Board for the town of Poultney, Director on the Co-op Insurance Board, and Chair of the Natural Resources Conservation Council (NRCC).
Philip Ackerman-Leist, M.S., Secretary. Philip is an Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies and Director of the Food and Farm Project at Green Mountain College. He and his wife run a small homesteading farm in Pawlet.
Fred Stone, Supervisor. Fred is a dairy farmer in Pawlet, and a previous supervisor of the board. He is currently transitioning from active farmer to partial retirment, with a new owner/manager on his farm.
Marli Rupe, M.S.E.S., Poultney Mettowee Conservation District Manager.
Marli has a Bachelor of Science degree from UVM in Animal Sciences and a Master's in Environmental Studies. She previously worked as a Dairy Specialist with UVM Extension.
Jennifer Durham Alexander, Educator with the Southern Vermont Nutrient Management Program.
Sylvia Harris, M.S., Agricultural Resource Specialist for Bennington, Rutland, Windham, Windsor Counties.
Cindy Watrous, Land Treatment Planner.
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