Board of Directors

Board Meeting Minutes: 2015-2017 Board Minutes

The Board of Directors is elected to protect and preserve a wide scope of natural resources within the district.  There are 21 members, each serving a four-year term.  The board consists of one At-Large member and two directors in each Subdistrict.  Directors are elected in alternate election years for four-year terms.
July Board Action

Proposed Changes to Rules & Regulations

Upcoming Board Meeting- Thursday, August 31, 2017
   Preliminary Agenda

10:00 Programs Committee    TBD Variance/Appeals Subcommittee
12:30 
Public Hearing on Groundwater Management Rules & Regulations    12:50 Levy Hearing for 2018 FY Budget
1:00  Board of Directors Meeting   3:30-5:00 Duane Woodward’s Retirement Open House

Board MemberDirectorCommitteesTerms
Keith Ostermeier
At-Large

Hall County
5701 N Hwy 281
Grand Island
308-382-8266
Eastern Projects, Programs, Water QualityCurrent Term:
2017-2021

Jay Richeson
Subdistrict 1

Dawson County
1105 21st St. Gothenburg
308-537-2578
Jay Richeson Water Resources (Chairman), Western Projects, Programs, Variance, Water Quality, Budget2005-Present

Current Term:
2017-2021
Brian Keiser
Subdistrict 1

Dawson County
41304 Road 769 Gothenburg
308-537-7524
Brian KeiserWestern Projects,
Water Resources
2007-Present

Current Term:
2015-2019
Dwayne Margitz
Subdistrict 2

Dawson County
309 E 13th St Lexington
308-324-2730
Dwayne MargritzWestern Projects,
Water Resources
2005-Present

Current Term
2015-2019
Chris Henry
Subdistrict 2

Dawson County
42491 Road 761 Cozad
(308) 784-2707
Chris HenryWater Resources, Western ProjectsCurrent Term:
2015-2019


Marvion Reichert
Subdistrict 3

Buffalo County
7680 Hwy 30 Elm Creek
308-856-4332
Marvion Reichert JrWestern Projects (chairman), Water Resources,
Water Quality, Variance
2005-Present

Current Term:
2017-2021
Steve Sheen
Subdistrict 3

Buffalo County
2530 Dove Hill Ave Kearney
308-237-3208
Steve SheenWestern Projects, Water Resources,
Programs
2007-Present
Current Term:
2015-2019
Keith Stafford
Subdistrict 4

Buffalo County
4614 Parklane Dr Kearney
308-233-2979
Keith StaffordWestern Projects,
Water Resources
1989-2008

Current Term:
2017-2021
Bob Schanou
Subdistrict 4

Buffalo County
14682 Shelton Rd Shelton
308-647-6755
Bob SchanouPrograms (Chairman), Water Resources, Budget,
Variance/Appeals (alternate), Water Quality
2007-Present

Current Term:
2015-2019
Deb VanMatre
Subdistrict 5

Buffalo County
PO Box 102 Gibbon
308-468-5875
Deb VanMatreWater Resources, Programs, Western ProjectsCurrent Term:
2017-2019
Jim Bendfeldt
Subdistrict 5
Board Chairman

Buffalo County
6350 Keystone Rd Kearney
308-234-6165
Water Resources, Water Quality, Western, Budget, Variance, Executive, *NARD Chairman2005-Present

Current Term:
2017-2021
Mick Reynolds
Subdistrict 6
Board Vice-Chairman

Hall County
17901 W Cedarview Rd Wood River
308-379-4765
Mick ReynoldsEastern Projects, Programs,
Water Resources, Water Quality, Budget
*Nebraska Natural Resources Commission Member
2005-2006,
2009-Present

Current Term:
2017-2021
Jerry Milner
Subdistrict 6

Hall County
3217 Woodridge Blvd Grand Island
(308) 382-3710
Eastern Projects,
Water Resources
Current Term

2015-2019

Jerry Wiese
Subdistrict 7

Hall County
4711 N Engleman Rd Grand Island
308-382-2926
Jerry WieseEastern Projects (chairman), Water Resources, Water Quality2001-Present

Current Term
2017-2021
Ed Stoltenberg
Subdistrict 7

Hall County
4980 N 90 Rd Cairo
308-382-5087
Ed StoltenbergEastern Projects, Programs 2007-Present

Current Term
2015-2019
LeRoy Arends
Subdistrict 8

Hall County
3113 W 16th St Grand Island
308-382-1843
Eastern Projects, Water Resources, Programs2005-Present

Current Term
2017-2021
Alicia Haussler
Subdistrict 8


2021 Faidley Ave Grand Island
308-381-0564
Alicia HausslerEastern Projects, Water Resources, Water Quality, Programs1997-2004,
2007-Present

Current Term
2015-2019
Ed Kyes
Subdistrict 9

Merrick County
1890 T Rd Central City
308-548-2488
Ed KyesEastern Projects, Water Resources, Programs,
Variance, Water Quality
2001-Present

Current Term
2015-2019
Doug Reeves
Subdistrict 9

Merrick County
1453 10th Rd
Central City
308-940-0656
Eastern Projects, ProgramsCurrent Term
2017-2021
Charles Maser
Subdistrict 10
Board Treasurer

Hall County
1222 S Harrison St Grand Island
308-382-7555
Charles MaserWater Resources, Eastern Projects, Programs 2011-Present

Current Term
2015-2019
Barry Obermiller
Subdistrict 10
Board Secretary

Hall County
2610 Cottonwood Rd Grand Island
308-382-4877
Barry ObermillerEastern Projects, Water Resources,
Budget, Variance, Executive
1997-Present

Current Term
2017-2021

 

Board meetings are held at 2:00 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month (unless stated otherwise) at the CPNRD office located at 215 Kaufman Avenue, Grand Island NE 68803
Contact CPNRD staff at (308) 385-6282 with any questions.