Jefferson Conservation District
Garrett joined JCD staff in 2014 to support the forest conservation program and is now the Lead Forester and Staff Supervisor. He's had a variety of work experiences in the Midwest and Western states in back-country leadership and natural resource management. He earned a B.S. in Environmental Biology from Greenville College in 2008 and a M.S in Ecology from Colorado State University in 2014.
Urban Agriculture/Noxious Weed Coordinator
Marenna joined the JCD team as the Urban Agriculture/Noxious Weed Coordinator in June of 2019. Prior to joining JCD Marenna was the Carson City Weed Coalition Coordinator with Carson City Parks, in Carson City Nevada. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Wildlife Ecology and Conservation from the University of Nevada, Reno with an emphasis in botany, ecology, and natural resources.
Matt joined the JCD team as a Conservation Forester in June of 2019. Prior to joining JCD Matt was a Natural Resource Specialist in Forestry for Jefferson County Open Space. He has a Bachelor of Environmental Science Degree with a concentration in ecological restoration from Metropolitan State University of Denver.
Natural Resource Technician
Dan joined the JCD team in 2019 as a Natural Resource Technician. Before joining JCD, Dan worked for the National Park Service in Alaska and Colorado and ran a freelance science writing and editing business. He has a BA in Geosciences from Williams College.
Mitch joined the District in 2019 with over 30 years of experience in agriculture. He provides administrative and operational support for JCD programs. He earned a degree in Agronomy from Colorado State University.