BRWP Officers & Committees
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2017 BRWP Officers

DesignationNameContact Information
President Elaine
Vice PresidentDon
These are the standing committees and chair persons of the Blanchard River Watershed Partnership.

Board of Directors - 2017

The general role of the Board of Directors is to provide overall direction to the BRWP in fulfilling its mission, vision, values and goals. All but three members of the Board of Directors are elected by the General Membership of BRWP. The remaining three are appointed to represent the City of Findlay, the Village of Bluffton and the Village of Ottawa. Meetings are open to BRWP members and non-members alike.
DesignationNameContact Information
Riley Creek RepresentativeBob Antibus
The Outlet/Lye Creek Representative Richard
Headwaters Representative
Ottawa Creek Representative Don Croy -Vice President
Eagle Creek Representative Bob Connour -
Cranberry Creek Representative Jeremiah "Bud" Haselman
At-Large # 1 Representative
At-Large #2Tim

At-Large #3 Jane
Education, Outreach and Communications Committee
Governance CommitteeJane McCleary
Elaine Reynolds
Theresa Allen
Tim Brugeman
Phil Martin
Stewardship Committee
Community Advisory Council
Action PlansPhil
Watershed CoordinatorPhil
GIS/Web CoordinatorElaine
Ad Hoc CommitteeBob Nichols, City of Findlay
Gary Pruitt, Hancock Park District

Standing Committees:

The role of these committees is to:
1) Develop and support implementation of their section of the Management Plan;
2) Propose revisions and updates to their section of the Watershed Management and
Action Plan to the Steering Committee and membership;
3) Investigate all sides of issues that are under their consideration;
4) Keep the Steering Committee and the BRWP informed regarding new issues and
opportunities in their field of expertise.

You do not have to be a member of BRWP to participate on a standing committee. The committee chair/co-chair is required to be a BRWP member as that person has a vote on the Steering committee.

Land Use and Resource Management

The goal is to focus on identifying and reducing pollutants within the watershed from mainly agriculture that impair our streams and rivers.

Water Supply and Waste Water

The goal of this committee is to address municipal and residential issues involving water supply and waste water.

Education and Communications

The goals of this committee are to be working on means of presenting educational materials to the stakeholders. The committee will also be in charge of developing the communication network for the BRWP.

Organization and Development

The goal is to analyze the organization and development of the Partnership and suggest improvements and changes where necessary.