This committee is committed to passing on Wisconsin’s rich conservation history by developing and maintaining programs that educate and inspire Wisconsin’s youth. Wisconsin’s unique eco-diversity makes it the perfect classroom and our many programs work to ensure that future generations continue to care for our beautiful state.


Tracy Arnold, Portage County LWCD, Chair
Vacant, Vice Chair
Justine Bula, Sauk County LRED, Secretary
Kim Warkentin, Youth Education Committee, WI Land+Water, Staff

Aleisha Miller, St. Croix County RMD
Anne Bartels, Marinette County LWCD
Briana Enger, Columbia County LWCD
Cassie Kohls, Outagamie County LCD
Catherine Higley, Vilas County LWCD
Emily Dufek, Winnebago County LCD
Haillie Passow, Trempealeau County DLM
Heather Palmquist, Iron County LWCD
John White, NRCS
Josh Saykally, Waushara County ZLCD
Kirstie Heidenreich, Marathon County CPZ
Laura Grunwald, Sheboygan County PC
Lisa Burns, Washburn County LWCD
Lily Lefebvre, Monroe County LCD
Patty Benedict, Portage County LWCD
Sarah McDowell, Vernon County LWCD
Sarah Wichman, Outagamie County LCD
Stephanie Egner, Washington County, LWCD
Steve Kircher, Forest County LCC
Zach Wilson, Iron County LWCD

Guiding Principles

Mission: Develop and maintain county and statewide programs that educate and inspire Wisconsin’s youth on the sustainable use and conservation of natural resources.

Guiding Principles

Youth Education Area Rep Map

Upcoming Meeting

There are no upcoming meetings currently scheduled.

For more information about meetings, visit the Community Calendar.

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