Rudy Rice, Chairman


Dale Shumaker, Vice Chair

Chris Evans, Secretary/Treasurer 

Chris Evans is an Extension Forestry and Research Specialist for the University of Illinois. He also serves as the Interim State Coordinator for the Master Naturalist Program. Chris has over 20 years of experience in natural resource management and forestry. Chris currently serves as the Vice-Chair for the Shawnee Resource Conservation & Development Area, President of the southern chapter of the Illinois Native Plant Society, and board member for both the North American Invasive Species Management Association and Midwest Invasive Plant Network.

Raymond Bieri III, Executive Director


Cathy Poshard, Program Manager

Caleb Grantham, Member at Large

Shawnee Resource Conservation and Development, Inc
941 State Highway 146W
Golconda, IL  62938-4212
Phone: 618.944.1736