Meet the staff
Wayne E. Turley - Office manager/Conservation Specialist
Wayne has been with the HRSWCD for over 30 years assisting Washington County, VA farmers implement VA cost-share funding for Agricultural Best Management Practices (BMP) as well as the Residential TMDL program. Learn more about BMPs and TMDL.
Lorie M. Stevens - ADministrative Secretary
Lorie has been with the HRSWCD since 2006 and keeps all business aspects of the organization in perfect working order. Lorie is the kind and helpful voice on the other end when you call the HRSWCD office.
Hunter Wyatt - Conservation specialist
Hunter Wyatt is a Conservation Specialist with HRSWCD. He is a Certified Conservation Planner, Certified Nutrient Management Planner, and a Licensed Soil Evaluator. In his spare time Hunter operates Providence Hill Farm, enjoys fly fishing, backpacking, and playing music.
Audrey Root - Environmental education Specialist
Audrey started at HRSWCD in 2023 to oversee the education program and coordinate outreach connecting youth to the environment. At UVA, she studied Environmental Science and Art History. She is passionate about protecting biodiversity and teaching children about the ecosystem right outside their doors. Learn more about our education program.