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State Office Directory

USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
4407 Bland Rd., Suite 117
Raleigh, NC  27609

Phone: 919-873-2100
Fax: 919-873-2156


State Conservationist Office 
Name Position Phone Email
Timothy A. Beard State Conservationist 919-873-2101
Pamela Chaney Administrative Assistant 919-873-2102


Public Affairs Staff
Name Position Phone Email
Stuart Lee State Public Affairs Specialist and Outreach Coordinator 919-873-2107
Magdalena B. Whitaker Secretary 919-873-2123


Management and Strategy
Name Position Phone Email
Jerry Raynor Assistant State Conservationist Management and Strategy 919-873-2161
Alaina Bloodworth Management Analyst 919-873-2138

Name Position Phone Email
Gregory A. Walker Assistant State Conservationist (Programs) 919-873-2104
Julie N. Elmore Natural Resource Specialist 919-873-2160
Julius George Farm Bill Specialist 919-873-2183

Terry Foreman Program Specialist 919-873-2177
Easements and Water Resources
Name Position Phone Email
Greg Walker Assistant State Conservationist 919-873-2104
Lynn A. Marotta Easement Specialist 919-873-2168

Engineering Staff
Name Position Phone Email
Terri Ruch State Conservation Engineer 919-873-2130
Steven Smith Civil Engineer 919-873-2129

Kim G. Kroeger Geologist 919-873-2128


Ecological Sciences Staff
Name Position Phone Email
Matthew R. Flint Assistant State Conservationist (Technology) 919-873-2124
Maggie Whitaker Secretary (Acting) 919-873-2123
Amanda Schaller Resource Conservationist 919-873-2132
Robert Horton Resource Conservationist 704-694-3516x113
Josh Spencer Water Quality Specialist 919-873-2120
Matt Duvall GIS Specialist 919-873-2119
Bob Abell NRI Collection Technician 919-873-2175
Jim Errante Cultural Resource Specialist 803-253-3937


NC Soils Staff
Name Position Phone Email
Kent Clary

State Soil Scientist

Milton Cortes Assistant State Soil Scientist 919-873-2171

Region 14 MLRA Staff
Name Position Phone Email
Deborah T. Anderson MLRA Team Leader 919-873-2139
Camilla R. Curtis "Rosetta" Secretary 919-873-2142
Dan Wing Soil Data Quality Specialist 919-873-2135
Charles "Chad" Ferguson Soil Scientist (GIS Specialist) 919-873-2137
Michelle Clendenin Ecological Site Inventory Specialist 919-873-2125