The Deschutes River Conservancy's
Board of Directors

The Deschutes River Conservancy's board is comprised of ​​15 diverse stakeholders, all with a vested interest in water in Central Oregon. Board members represent agricultural, tribal, environmental, recreational, municipal, fish & wildlife, and hydroelectric interests in Central Oregon. As a consensus-based organization, the Deschutes River Conservancy relies on a unanimous vote by the board of directors for project approval.

 

John Allen  Federal
Deschutes National Forest

Nathan Boddie 
Local Government
Bend City Council

Bobby Brunoe 
(Vice-Chair) Tribal
The Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs

Phil Fine 
Irrigation
North Unit Irrigation District

Gregg Garnett 
Federal
U.S. Bureau of Reclamation
(ad hoc, non-voting)

Nancy Gilbert 
Environment

Kyle Gorman 
State
Oregon Water Resources Department

Jay Henry 
(Chair) At Large

Craig Horrell 
Irrigation
Central Oregon Irrigation District

Jim Manion 
Tribal
Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs

Jade Mayer 
(Secretary & Treasurer)
At Large
Brooks Resources

Bridget Moran 
Federal
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
(ad hoc, non-voting)

Tom Nilan 
Hydroelectric Production
Portland General Electric

Mike Tripp 
Environment
Trout Unlimited

Ted Wise 
State
Oregon Dept. of Fish and Wildlife