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Main Phone Number: 334-887-4500, Toll Free: 1-800-342-9893


STATE CONSERVATIONIST STAFF

Ben Malone, State Conservationist, 334-887-4500
Allison Smith, Executive Assistant, 334-887-4500, Cell: 334-504-9545

 

 

PUBLIC AFFAIRS

Amelia DortchPublic Affairs Specialist, Athens, GA Cell: 470-701-6534
(Serves Alabama until vacant position is filled.)
VACANT, State Public Affairs Specialist - 334-887-4500
VACANT, Public Affairs Specialist, 334-887-4500
 

ASSISTANT STATE CONSERVATIONIST (ASTC) - PARTNERSHIPS

VACANT, ASTC for Partnerships, 334-887-4500
VACANT, State Outreach Coordinator, 334-887-4500
 

MANAGEMENT AND STRATEGY

John Hughes, ASTC for Management and Strategy, 334-887-4568; Cell: 334-321-1810
Kala Dennis, Secretary, 334-887-4577
Shirley Hall-Cole, Financial Specialist, 334-887-4546; 334-750-4264
Wendy F. Smith, Business Services Specialist, 334-887-4528; 334-750-3975
Vacant, Management Analyst
Kala Parker, Mail Clerk (Part Time), 334-887-4578
 

TECHNOLOGY

Shannon Weaver, ASTC for Technology, 334-887-4533, Cell: 334-321-7560
Kimberly Pridgen, Secretary, 334-887-4573
Timothy Albritton, State Staff Forester, 334-887-4560, Cell: 334-321-1822
Jeffery Thurmond, State Wildlife Biologist, 334-887-4510; Cell 334-321-7558
Vacant, Agronomist
Annie Blankenship, Archaeologist, 334-887-4548; Ce;; 334-734-7850
Teresa Paglione, ACES Cultural Resource Specialist, 334-887-4561, Cell: 334-321-1823
Rick Zellmer, ACES GIS Specialist (Part-time), 334-887-4538
Kirk Iversen, ACES Soil Health Specialist (Part-time) 334-887-4520
Joe Gardinski, ACES GIS Specialist (Part Time) 334-887-4576; Cell: 334-321-1872
Sue Daniel, ACES Public Affairs and Tech Supt. Technician (Part Time) 334-887-4548

PROGRAMS

Steve Musser, ASTC for Programs, 334-887-4503, Cell: 334-329-1675
Kala Dennis, Secretary, 334-887-4577
Brandon McCray, Resource Conservationist, 334-887-4539, Cell: 334-282-8007
Jason Gardner, Easements Coordinator, 334-887-4541, Cell: 334-321-1685
Stacey Riggins, Program Analyst, 334-887-4562; Cell: 334-321-7605
Jim Schrenkel, Wildlife Biologist, 256-974-1174, ext.115, Cell: 256-612-4276

ENGINEERING

Vernon Abney, State Conservation Engineer, 334-887-4536, Cell: 334-329-1064
Kimberly Pridgen, Secretary, 334-887-4573
Bill Smith, Assistant State Conservation Engineer, 334-887-4525, Cell: 334-321-7594

Josh Bruce, State Environmental Engineer, 334-887-4513, Cell: 205-210-2187
Perry Oakes, ACES Conservation Engineer (Part-time), 334-887-4547
Mac Nelson, ACES Conservation Engineer (Part-time), 334-887-4583
Jeffery L. Dowdy, ACES Civil Engineering Technician (Part Time), 334-887-4569

ALABAMA NRCS SOIL TECHNICAL SERVICES STAFF

Lawrence McGhee, State Soil Scientist, 334-887-4559, Cell: 334-398-5584
Pam Mason, State Resource Inventory Coordinator, 334-887-4566, Cell: 334-539-2016

North Area
1300 Meridian Street N, Suite 23F
Huntsville, AL  35801

Eddie Davis, Resource Soil Scientist, 256-532-1696, Ext. 5222, Cell: 256-535-7051
 

South Area
4121 Carmichael Road, Suite 201
Montgomery, AL   36109

James Mason, Resource Soil Scientist, 334-223-7257, Cell: 334-239-1598

LIAISONS

Alice Love, 334-887-4500; Cell: 334-830-1622

Tuskegee University (Tuesdays and Thursdays)
Campbell Hall, Room 200B
Tuskegee, AL  36083

LIAISON POSITION VACANT 

Poarch Band of Creek Indians (Escambia County)                251-368-0826
NRCS Tribal Office
5535 Poarch Road
Atmore, AL   36502

STATE SAFETY OFFICER
John Hughes, 334-887-4568

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT (FOIA) AND ETHICS CONTACT

John Hughes, 334-887-4568

STATE TRAINING OFFICER

Wendy Smith, 334-887-4528
 

MLRA SOIL SURVEY - REGION 7 - Serves AL, AR, FL, GA, IL, KY, LA, MD, MS, SC, TN, and TX

USDA-NRCS

3381 Skyway Drive
Auburn, AL   36830

Debbie Anderson, Acting Regional Director, 919-873-2139; Cell: 919-801-7597
Emily Lipscomb, Regional Admin. Coordinator, 334-887-4580
Vacant, Senior Regional Soil Scientist
Alison Steglich, Soil Data Quality Specialist, 334-887-4563, Cell: 334-704-4953
Aaron Friend, Soil Data Quality Specialist, 334-887-4516
Joe Norris, GIS Specialist, 334-887-4556
 

MLRA SOIL SURVEY OFFICE - REGION 7 - TUSKEGEE
 
USDA NRCS
1327 Franklin Road, Suite C
Tuskegee, AL  36083
 
334-725-3321
 

John L. Burns, MLRA Project Leader, Ext. 112, Cell: 334-504-9456
Cooper Nichols, Soil Scientist, Ext. 113
George Otto, Ecological Site Specialist, Ext. 116

 

MLRA SOIL SURVEY OFFICE - Region 7 - LOXLEY

USDA NRCS
30041 Hwy. 59 North, Suite B
Loxley, AL  36551

251-964-2961

Jerome Langlinais, MLRA SS Leader, Ext. 100, Cell: 251-487-0365
Sanderson Page, Soil Scientist, Ext. 101


MLRA SOIL SURVEY OFFICE - Region 6 - NORMAL

USDA NRCS
AAMU-BES
CCS, Bonnor Wing, Room 214
100 Drake Drive
Normal, AL  35763


256-372-5949

Christopher Ford, MLRA SS Leader, Cell: 256-496-0381
Jaylan Hancock, Soil Scientist
 

OCIO (Information Resource Management)

Carlton James, OCIO – ITS Group Manager, 334-279-3521, Cell:334-399-9950 (Montgomery)
Michael Cass, IT Specialist (Athens), 256-232-4000, ext 104, Cell: 256-221-1195
Freda Elmore, IT Specialist (Auburn), 334-887-4540, Cell: 334-728-7201
VACANT, IT Specialist (Auburn)
Thomas Gondolfo, IT Specialist (Bay Minette), 251-937-3297, ext 112, Cell: 251-300-1630
Jason JonesIT Specialist (Montgomery), 334-279-3545, Cell: 334-301-9585
Ken Hudgens, IT Specialist (Montgomery), 334-279-3437, Cell: 334-703-0877
Sam Jones, IT Specialist (Talladega), 256-831-0663, Ext. 120, Cell: 256-614-9545

NHQ ASSIGNED EMPLOYEES

Rita J. Johnson, Fiscal Specialist - Travel Services (Auburn), 334-887-4558
Ebony Ricks Lee, Human Resource Specialist (Bessemer), 205-424-9990, Ext. 107
Crystal Blackburn, Acquisition Analyst (Florence), 256-764-5833, Ext. 3804
Trey Coale, realty Specialist (Montgomery), 334-279-3653
Charlie Ogg, Soil Scientist, SE Regional Modeling Unit Coordinator, 334-887-4575

EARTH TEAM VOLUNTEER PROGRAM

State Coordinator, Pam Mason, 334-887-4566
State Office, Alice Love, 334-887-4550
North Team, Suzanne Baucom, 256-532-1696 and Wesley Halbrooks, 256-773-6541
East Team, Tammy Davis, 334-566-2301
West Team, Deb Sloat, 251-275-3185

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