2016 Annual Meeting Registration and Bus Information...

Oct 27, 2016 by

It is with great excitement that we extend this invitation to you to attend and participate in our 2016 Annual Conference & Meeting of the Washington Association of Conservation Districts, being held November 28-30, 2016 at the Semiahmoo Resort, in Blaine, WA. Please click on this link for registration and exhibitor information.  Please note that the room rates are $91.00 per night. NEW THIS YEAR We have facilitate a chartered bus to provide round-trip service from Spokane to Semiahmoo. The cost is $60 per person and seats are on a first come, first served available basis.  Please contact either Lori or myself by October 12, 2016 to reserve a bus seat. WACD is offering one FREE registration to any district who provides $2,000 worth of Sponsorships. We strongly encourage you to make contacts with as...

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Annual Meeting Sponsorships

Sep 29, 2016 by

Please consider this opportunity to strengthen our partnership by providing a sponsorship at this year’s annual meeting.  In addition to exhibitor space, sponsors will be included on the program and invited to attend and speak at this year’s the Sponsors Appreciation Dinner.  Please see the attached sponsorship package for additional information on how you can participate as a sponsor....

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New Executive Director

Jun 30, 2016 by

On behalf of the Executive Committee and Board of Directors of WACD, I am pleased to announce that Robert (Bob) Schroeter will be our new Executive Director, beginning July 18th. In the interview process, Bob’s answers revealed someone with the leadership, organizational and legislative skills, along with a calm, professional demeanor, that will no doubt be valuable in moving the Association forward. Before the Search Committee and the Board of Directors, Bob demonstrated that he is engaged, decisive, strategic, a quick study on issues, collaborative, compassionate and understanding, professional, a leader. Bob has over 20 years of experience in law and government relations. His background includes experience as an assistant attorney general, municipal counsel, corporate government affairs director, and a division director for a state agency responsible for operational support. He has provided legal...

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Working Effectively with American Indians Training...

May 19, 2016 by

The Working Effectively with American Indians training is hosted by the USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service, the Washington Association of Conservation Districts and the Stillaguamish and Tulalip Tribes.  In this week-long course, participates will enjoy learning from local tribal representatives and NRCS employees from across the country who have many years of experience working with tribal nations.  The training will be August 15 – 19, 2016 at the Stillaguamish Indian Reservation, Arlington, WA.  Registration...

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Legislative Days Follow-Up

Mar 29, 2016 by

Legislative Days Follow-Up

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Board of Directors Meeting – February 22, 2016...

Feb 11, 2016 by

February 22, 2016 – Fir Ballroom, Red Lion Hotel, Olympia, WA. Meeting is from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m –...

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