Staff

Our staff has a wide range of professional experience, including non-profit management, bird conservation science, spatial ecology, habitat delivery, policy, strategic planning and communications, and contract management.

The IWJV staff works with a diversity of organizations, which include state and federal wildlife agencies, non-profit organizations, private landowners and corporations, among others. Each of our team members is dedicated to the conservation of priority bird habitats through partnership-driven, science-based projects and programs. We bring people and organizations together to leverage technical and financial resources, building our collective capacity to achieve conservation at meaningful scales.

Learn more about our staff and how we can work with you.

Ed Contreras

SONEC Conservation Delivery Coordinator

Tina Dennison

Project Coordinator

Patrick Donnelly

Spatial Ecologist

Emily Downing

Water 4 Communications Specialist

Ali Duvall

Director of Strategic Partnerships

Mandi Hirsch

Sagebrush Collaborative Conservation Specialist

Brian McDonald

Operations & Administration Manager

Joy Morris

Water 4 Coordinator

Hannah Nikonow

Sagebrush Communications Specialist

Lori Reed

Operations Specialist

Dave Smith

IWJV Coordinator

Working together is always better.

Our staff has a wide range of professional experience, including non-profit management, bird conservation science, spatial ecology, habitat delivery, policy, strategic planning and communications, and contract management.

LET’S WORK TOGETHER

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