KCD Recruiting AmeriCorps Members for 2019-20

KCD is recruiting AmeriCorps members through Washington Service Corps to serve as an Education Specialist and and Outreach/Community Ag Coordinator If you are interested in either of these positions, please read the position descriptions and send a resume, cover letter, and any questions directly to Nikki Wolf. New this year – living stipends have increased … Continued

Zachary Bergen

Program Coordinator Riparian Habitat Stewardship O: 425-282-1907 C: 425-529-3091 zachary.bergen@kingcd.org Zachary Bergen serves as KCD’s Riparian Habitat Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP) Coordinator. CREP works with producers who own properties identified by the State as high-priority conservation areas and uses funds to address those concerns. In exchange for removing environmentally sensitive land from production and … Continued

KCD Welcomes New Wildfire and Forest Resiliency Coordinator

As Western Washington braces for a tough year of wildfires, King Conservation District is pleased to announce the expansion of our capacity around Wildfire Resilience and Preparedness planning. Matt Axe joins King Conservation District as the new full time Wildfire and Forest Resiliency Coordinator. Matt served 10 years in the U.S. Army before returning to … Continued

Matt Axe

Program Coordinator Wildfire and Forest Resiliency O: 425-282-1931 C: 425-773-5060 matthew.axe@kingcd.org Matt Axe joins King Conservation District as the new Wildfire and Forest Resiliency Coordinator. Matt served 10 years in the U.S. Army before returning to school at Green River College where he began pursuing a career in forest management. At Green River College Matt … Continued

2018-19 WCC Crews

Crew Lead: Haly Rylko   Crew Lead: Matthew Evinger Matthew removes weeds and makes water cleaner for salmon and plants trees where the weeds would have been. A joy for Matthew is to be able to be in the wild every day which most of us are not able to do, but Matthew encourages you … Continued

Kristen McCune

Program Coordinator Education O: 425-282-1927 C: 425-529-4795 kristen.mccune@kingcd.org Kristen joined KCD in October 2014. Her work centers mostly on coordinating and delivering K-12 youth stormwater curriculum throughout King County and providing education to freshwater shoreline landowners on the topics of sustainable land management. She is also the King County ECONet Coordinator. In 2012, she received a B.S. … Continued

Lindsey Davidson

Accounting Coordinator Operations O: 425-282-1922 lindsey.davidson@kingcd.org Lindsey Davidson joined KCD’s Finance Team in the spring of 2017 and currently serves as an Accounting Coordinator. Previously, Lindsey worked in the film industry in Los Angeles for six years as a freelance coordinator and accountant, handling all the paperwork and budgeting for projects such as music videos, … Continued

Liz Clark

Project Coordinator Engagement O: 425-282-1901 C: 425-773-0320 elizabeth.clark@kingcd.org Liz works as a project coordinator and the Engagement Team. In 2014, she served as an Educational Outreach Assistant on the Boise Creek Community Project on educating landowners in the Boise Creek Watershed area of southeast King County. She worked with former KCD employee Sofia Gidlund to … Continued

Liz Stockton

Program Coordinator Agricultural Drainage Assistance Program O: 425-282-1929 C: 425-529-4810 elizabeth.stockton@kingcd.org Liz Stockton joined KCD in 2018 and has over a decade of farming experience that began in the Snoqualmie Valley. Since then, she has farmed in several parts of Washington including Thurston, Whatcom, Pierce and Spokane counties. Through these experiences, Liz has gained a … Continued

Mark Dostal

Program Manager Engagement O: 425-282-1955 C: 425-773-1668 mark.dostal@kingcd.org Mark joined KCD in the spring of 2018 as Outreach Coordinator. A transplant from Montana, Mark brings with him a decade of experience in conservation and land-use issues. After graduating from the University of Montana, Mark spent several years teaching natural history in and around Glacier National … Continued

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