Contact Us

California Tahoe Conservancy
1061 Third Street, South Lake Tahoe, California 96150

Phone: (530) 542-5580, Fax: (530) 542-5567

Email: info@tahoe.ca.gov

See below for a list of Conservancy staff.

Office Hours

Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Closed noon – 1 p.m.)

Land Management

Report an Issue on Conservancy land
Get a fuelwood permit

Land Bank

landbank@tahoe.ca.gov
(530) 543-6033

Acquisition & Asset Lands

aimee.rutledge@tahoe.ca.gov
530-307-3380

Media Inquiries

chris.carney@tahoe.ca.gov
(530) 543-6057

Accounts Payable

accounts.payable@tahoe.ca.gov 

Public Records Request

Complete the Conservancy’s public records request form and send to info@tahoe.ca.gov

Conservancy Staff

Executive

Jane Freeman, Acting Executive Director

Jason Vasques, Acting Deputy Director

Legal

Michael Steeves, Chief Counsel I, CEA

Sara Cutuli, Staff Attorney

Elena Neigher, Staff Attorney

Thea Graybill, Senior Legal Analyst

Communications

Chris Carney, Communications Director, (530) 543-6057, chris.carney@tahoe.ca.gov

Human Resources

Stefanie Melendez, Human Resources Director

Administration

Brent Coe, Director of Administration and Information Technology

Accounting, Fiscal, and Budget Services

Matt Whalen, Accounting Administrator I (Supervisor)

Sue Ewbank, Associate Government Program Analyst & Small Business/DBVE Advocate

Jennifer Kline, Senior Accounting Officer

Aga Kuligowski, Accounting Officer

Accounts Payable, General AP Mailbox, Accounts.Payable@tahoe.ca.gov

Administrative and Fiscal Services

Steve Byrne, Administrative Coordinator

Information Technology

Bruce Cutting, Network and Security Administrator

Dan Mendoza, Geographic Information Systems Programmer/Specialist

Andrew Wilkins, Information Technology Specialist I

Natural Resources

Forest Schafer, Director of the Natural Resources Division

Community Forestry

Milan Yeates, Community Forestry Program Supervisor / Senior Environmental Scientist (Specialist)

Juan Carlos Urizar, Associate Environmental Planner

Jason Pollard, Forest Management Planning Specialist

Grant Coleman, Forestry Aide

Daniel Salgado, Forestry Aide

Kyle Schnapp, Forestry Aide

Leah Armer, Forestry Aide

Landscape Forestry

Whitney Brennan, Ph.D., Acting Program Supervisor/Senior Environmental Scientist

Christine Aralia, Senior Environmental Scientist

Brian Hirt, Registered Professional Forester

Joseph Harvey, Forest Operations Specialist

Erin Ernst, Senior Environmental Scientist (Specialist)

Watershed

Stuart Roll, Senior Environmental Scientist (Supervisor)

Scott Carroll, Senior Environmental Planner (Specialist)

Jen Greenberg, Associate Environmental Planner

Mark Sedlock, Associate Environmental Planner

Scott Cecchi, Associate Environmental Planner

Chris Mertens, Senior Environmental Planner

Robert Larsen, Environmental Program Manager (Managerial)

Land Programs

Kevin Prior, Director of the Land Division

Land Management

Shawn Butler, Program Supervisor/Senior Environmental Planner

Nick Meyer, Associate Environmental Planner

Kelsey Lemming, Associate Environmental Planner

Erica Uhor, Environmental Planner

Tahoe Resource Conservation District

Sarah Werick, Land Steward

Evan Osgood, Crew Supervisor

Haley Lazar, Lot Inspector/Land Steward

Derick Friend, Program Assistant

Tahoe Livable Communities

Jessica Wackenhut Lomeli, Staff Services Manager II

Amy Cecchettini, Public Land Management Specialist III

Aimee Rutledge, Staff Services Manager I (Specialist)

Daniel Huerta, Environmental Planner