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)      

St. Clair Ranch 

M.T. Anderson


M.T. and Cori Anderson Ranch

and the Inshallah Ranch

High Desert Quarter Horses

Richard Nelson


(Micah Wilson, Alternate)

Izee Ranch

Scott Hess


Jackass Creek Ranch

Jason Kehrberg


District Manager

Grant Soil and Water Conservation

Amy Charette


Watershed Restoration Coordinator

Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs Reservation of Oregon

Lorraine Vogt

Associate Director

District Conservationist

Natural Resource Conservation Service


Justin Rodgers

Associate Director

Rangeland Management Specialist

Bureau of Land Management

Program & Project Partners

Cascade Pacific RC&D

National Resource Conservation Service

Grant Soil and Water Conservation District

Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs Reservation of Oregon

Oregon State University

OSU Extension

Bureau of Land Management

Malheur and Ochoco National Forests

Oregon Department of Agriculture

John Day Basin Partnership

150 East Main Street, Suite 102, John Day, Oregon 97845, 541-792-0435