Mission, Vision & Board of Directors

​Mission Statement

Erie County Conservation District is a service based organization providing for the conservation of natural resources and the creation of a healthy environment. We educate local residents, municipalities, landowners, educators, and organizations that are involved with or concerned about wise environmental stewardship.

Vision Statement

The Erie County Conservation District strives to become a leading conservation organization in Erie County to provide assistance, management, and education for the wise use of our natural resources.

Board of Directors

  • John Hallenburg, Jr. – Chairman
  • Bob Buhl – Treasurer
  • Francis Surovick - Farm Director
  • Dean Curtis - Farm Director
  • Deborah Phillips – Farm Director
  • Sue Moyer – Public Director
  • Bonita Herman - Associate Director
  • Brian McNamara – Associate Director
  • Kathy Dahlkemper – County Executive
  • John Green - DEP Representative  
Board of Directors Photo