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Directors & Staff

The Board of Directors is an elected body representing 4 local entities: The counties of Alleghany, Bath, & Highland and the city of Covington. Each entity has two elected directors. There are two appointed directors, at-large and the county extension agent. Elections for directors take place every four years during the general election. 


Mountain SWCD

Board of Directors:

Ellen Ford, Chairman (Bath)

Indian Draft Farm

1320 Simon Hollow

Millboro, VA 24460  

(540) 997-0321 Home 

e-mail: Ellenford61@gmail.com                                                   

Terry King, Vice-Chair (Bath)

281 Elks Camp Rd.

Millboro, VA 24460

(540) 960-1084 Cell

(540) 862-0314 Home

e-mail: btking@lumos.net

Dean Beverage, Treasurer (Highland)

3233 Strait Creek Rd.

Monterey, VA 24465

(540) 468-2596 Home

e-mail: beveragehomes@htcnet.org

Allen Dressler, (Covington)

333 W. Locust Street 

Covington, VA 24426

(540) 965-6360 Business

e-mail: adressler@covington.va.us

Floyd McCoy, Jr. (Bath) 

3571 Cowpasture River Hwy

Millboro, VA 24460

(540) 862- 5154 Home

e-mail: floydmccoy@gmail.com

James Sponaugle (Highland)

5567 Seldom Seen Road

Doe Hill, VA 24433

(540) 396-3416 Home

Christine Hodges (Alleghany)

206 Landis Drive

Hot Springs, VA 24445

(540) 892-0369 Business

e-mail: Clamb@vt.edu

Douglas Horn (Ext. Agent)

965 Pleasant Valley Rd.

Harrisonburg, VA 22801

(540) 820-7279 Cell

e-mail: doughorn@vt.edu

Mountain SWCD

Associate Directors:

Dave Peters, Associate Director (Bath)

489 Cowpasture River Hwy.

Millboro, VA 24460

(540) 863- 5186 Home

e-mail: ondarvr@aol.com

Mountain SWCD

Staff Members:

Lorie Baldwin, Office Administrator

e-mail: mswcdlorie@tds.net

Sue Ailstock, part-time BMP Coordinator

e-mail: mswcdsue@tds.net

Chris Swecker, Conservation Specialist

e-mail: mswcdchris@tds.net