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The Minnehaha Creek Watershed District (MCWD) employs researchers, planners, monitoring teams, water quality experts, educators, and others who work collaboratively with residents, their communities, and state and local governments to maintain and sustain water quality and management.

Administrator | 952-641-4509
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James Wisker District Administrator 952-641-4509
Operations and Support Services | 952-641-4536
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Deb Johnson Office Manager 952-641-4500
Outreach | 952-641-4533
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Samantha Maul Engagement Coordinator 952-641-4518
Permitting | 952-641-4532
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Kayla Westerlund Permitting Program Manager 952-473-2855
Maria Friedges Permitting Technician 952-641-4587
Ben Rolland Permitting Assistant 952-641-4586
Trey Jonas Permitting Technician 952-641-4521
Abigail Ernst Permitting Technician 952-641-4504
Planning and Projects | 952-641-4531
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Becky Christopher Policy Planning Manager 952-641-4512
Michael Hayman Project Planning Manager 952-471-8226
Gabe Sherman Planner - Project Manager 952-641-4510
Kate Moran Policy Planning Coordinator 952-641-4520
Alex Steele GIS Coordinator 952-641-4581
Project Maintenance and Land Management | 952-641-4530
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Tiffany Schaufler Senior Project Maintenance Coordinator 952-641-4513
Josh Wolf Project and Land Program Manager 952-641-4588
Research and Monitoring | 952-641-4535
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Brian Beck Research & Monitoring Program Manager 952-471-8306
Marissa Castro Research and Monitoring Technician 952-641-4514
Jill Sweet Research & Monitoring Technician 952-930-1976
Kailey Cermak Hydrologist 952-641-4501