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Elena’s experience working with the Montana Department of Environmental Quality, the US Forest Service, the National Park Service, as an outreach consultant, and environmental consultant provide a varied and strong basis for her current work as Executive Director for the Montana Association of Conservation Districts. When not working, Elena gets outside as often as possible hiking, camping, and trying to keep track of her dog.
Jeff has a broad career in natural resource management, including nearly a decade overseas working for the Bermuda Department of Agriculture and Fisheries. He has worked for the National Park Service at Assateague Island National Seashore, Statue of Liberty National Monument, and Yellowstone National Park. He also spent time with state park systems in Pennsylvania, Maryland, South Dakota, and Montana. Jeff’s time in Virginia City and Nevada City, Montana, as the Executive Director of the Montana Heritage Commission, included overseeing 20 private businesses and nearly 300 workers, contractors, and volunteers. Jeff joined the Conservation Districts in 2008. His time with the Montana Association of Conservation Districts and the 58 Conservation Districts and 400+ elected officials has exposed him to a wide variety of agricultural and natural resource conservation issues. Jeff currently works part time as our lobbyist and assists with new projects.