South Fork John Day Watershed Council

Advice from a River - Go with the Flow. Immerse yourself in nature. Slow Down and Meander. Go around the obstacles. Be thoughtful of those downstream. Stay Current. The beauty is in the journey. - Ilan Shamir


Board of Directors

 Joanne Keerins

Council Chair

(Mike Keerins, Alternate)

Keerins Century Ranch

Phil St. Clair

Vice Chair 

     (Kristy St. Clair, Alternate)      

Rocking 9 Ranch 

Scott Hess



Jackass Creek Ranch

M.T. Anderson


High Desert Cattle Company

and the Inshallah Ranch

High Desert Quarter Horses

Richard Nelson


(Micah Wilson, Alternate)

Izee Ranch

Jeff Maben



Western Juniper Alliance

Russ Powell


(Pam Powell, alternate)

Habitat Biologist

Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Kyle Sullivan

Associate Director

Grant SWCD District Manager

Grant Soil and Water Conservation District

Justin Rodgers

Associate Director

Rangeland Management Specialist

Bureau of Land Management

150 East Main Street, Suite 102 | John Day, Oregon 97845 | 541-620-5739