2021 Brodhead Watershed Association committees

All committees work closely with the president, executive director and staff

Committees are where the work gets done. All BWA Members are welcome to join one or more committees.

ACTIVITIES

Oversees Ramble, BWA Earth Day program and other public events as determined by committee

Chair: Ruth Ann Rocchio, Bwaactivities2019@gmail.com

Members: Brittany Coleman, Rich Cramer, Doug Leies, John Smith, Annette Atkinson, Edie Stevens, Darryl Speicher

 

ADVOCACY

Identifies emerging threats to water resources and recommends response to board

Chair: Alex Jackson

Members: Todd Burns, Joe Memoli, Don Baylor, Don Miller, Mike Stein, Ann Foster, Edie Stevens, Michael Johnson, Annie Mikol Polkowski, Darryl Speicher

 

BCHC OPERATIONS

Works closely with executive director and PHLT partners to manage all aspects of BCHC operations.

Chair: Craig Todd, ctmccd@gmail.com

Members: Darryl Speicher

 

BUDGET, FINANCE, SPECIAL PROJECTS

Seeks funding and runs grant-funded projects; oversees budget, finance and audit

Chair: Edie Stevens, estevens@ptd.net

Members:Fran Ferrari, Craig Todd, Ruth Ann Rocchio

 

CLIMATE ACTION

Sponsors programs on Climate Change and makes recommendations for action

Chair: Ann Foster, annkingfoster@gmail.com

Members:Fran Ferrari, Mark Lichty, Cathy Folio, Don Miller, Jesse Lewis, Darryl Speicher, Edie Stevens

 

COMMUNICATIONS

Advises staff on external communications

Chair: Mike Stein, mstein@ptd.net

Members:Paula Heeschen, Tarah Probst, Ruth Ann Rocchio

 

 

DEVELOPMENT & MEMBERSHIP

Annual Members & Friends Celebration, general fundraising for BWA operations; builds relationships with existing members, identifies new audiences to build membership, plans outreach programs

Chair: Damary Bonilla-Rodriguez & Rob Sedwin   

Members: Annette Atkinson, Jennifer Shukaitis

Celebration sub-committee: Theresa Merli, Kathleen Kilker

 

GOVERNANCE

Reviews existing and proposed policies, bylaws, insurances, employee handbook and identifies necessary operational and policy changes

Chair: Alex Jackson

Members: Craig Todd, Gary Bloss, Jennifer Shukaitis, Deborah Huffman, Kathleen Kilker

 

NOMINATING

Develops slate of new board members and officers

Chair: Jennifer Shukaitis, jshukaitis@hotmail.com

Members: Ann Foster

 

 PERSONNEL 

Performs employee performance evaluations, 

Chair: Mike Stein, mstein@ptd.net

Members: Craig Todd, Edie Stevens, Ruth Ann Rocchio, Tarah Probst

 

STREAMWATCH

Manages Streamwatch program

Chair: Edie Stevens, estevens@ptd.net

Members:Anne Fetherman, Betty Fetherman, Matt Dilger, Cathy Folio, Wendy Lichty, Paul Nelson, Emily Rollinson, Ryan Hill, Annie Mikol Polkowski, Marilyn Detrick

 

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Officers and committee chairs

upcoming committee meetings

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