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Board of Managers

Capitol Region Watershed District is led by a five-person Board of Managers that guides CRWD implementation of the goals and objectives set forth in our Watershed Management Plan. Board Managers are appointed by the Ramsey County Board of Commissioners and serve a three-year term.

For Board of Managers inquiries please use the Contact CRWD form

From Left: Mark Doneux, Mary Texer, Seitu Jones, Shirley Reider, Joe Collins, Rick Sanders

Joseph Collins,
President
Term expires on 9/30/20

Saint Paul, MN

Mary Texer,
Vice President
Term expires on 9/30/19

Saint Paul, MN

Seitu Jones,
Secretary
Term expires on 9/30/20

Saint Paul, MN

Shirley Reider,
Treasurer
Term expires on 9/30/19

Falcon Heights, MN 
Rick Sanders,
Education & Information
Term Expires on 9/30/20

Roseville, MN

Next Meeting

The next Board of Managers meeting will be held Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. All Board meetings are held at the CRWD office, 595 Aldine Street Saint Paul, and are open to the public.

Citizen Advisory Committee

Established in 1998, CRWD’s Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC) assists the Board of Managers with organizational development, planning processes and program implementation. The CAC strengthens the connections between CRWD and District residents. Committee meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month and are open to the public.

Part of the CAC

Current CAC members are:

Gwen Willems – Co-Chair

Michael MacDonald – Co-Chair

Michelle Ulrich – Secretary

Mary Lilly

Richard Weil

Tom Elko

Steve Duerre

Kathryn Swanson

Pat Cavanaugh

Nicole Soderholm

Bill Barton

Bob Simonet

David Arbeit

Carol Zierman

Cheryl Braun

Apply To the CAC

We encourage all interested District residents to learn more about the CAC and consider becoming members. View the application form, recruitment flyer or orientation packet below.

The next CAC meeting/Tour will be held Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. All CAC meetings are held at the CRWD office, 595 Aldine Street Saint Paul, and are open to the public.