Contact Us

Rivers, Trails, and Conservation Assistance program staff work in every state and the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. For any local or regional project questions or comments, we encourage you to reach out to the program manager representing your state.

Regional Program Manager Contacts:


State(s) Served: Alaska
Contact: Michael Downs, Acting Program Manager
Email: akr_rtca@nps.gov



State(s) Served:California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, American Samoa, Guam
Contact: Barbara Rice, Program Manager
Email: pwr_rtca@nps.gov



States Served: Arizona, Colorado, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, Wyoming
Contact: Ericka Pilcher, Program Manager
Email: RTCA_Apps_IMR@nps.gov



States Served: Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnestota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin
Contact: David Thomson, Program Manager
Email: mwr_rtca@nps.gov



States Served: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands
Contact: Deirdre Hewitt, Program Manager
Email: ser_rtca@nps.gov


States Served: Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Isalnd, Vermont, Virginia, Washington DC, West Virginia
Contact: Helen Mahan, Program Manager
Email: ner_rtca@nps.gov




For Local Inquiries and Questions

Please note: All applications and official requests are to be submitted through the Program Manager who represents your state (see the map provided above for details).

Alabama
Josh Tuck, 404.507.5819

Alaska
Michael Downs, 907.644.3587

Arizona
Laura Bolyard, 520.791.6476
Adam Milnor, 520.791.6472

Arkansas
Ashley Newson, 402.206.4392

California, Northern
Linda Stonier, 415.623.2322
Patrick Johnston, 415.623.2324

California, Southern
Anne Dove, 323.441.9307
MaLisa Martin, 323.276.0968
Carlos Flores, 323.221.0150

Colorado
Patsy McEntee, 303.969.2857

Connecticut
Elizabeth Brown, 617.223.5124

Delaware
Julie Bell, 215.597.6473

Florida
Jaime Doubek-Racine, 941.321.1810

Georgia
Josh Moore, 404.507.5696

Hawaii
Meredith Speicher, 808.541.2693x725

Idaho
Please see the Program Manager contact for this state listed above.

Illinois
Michael Mencarini, 312.833.8280

Indiana
Please see the Program Manager contact for this state listed above.

Iowa
Please see the Program Manager contact for this state listed above.

Kansas
Please see the Program Manager contact for this state listed above.

Kentucky
Russell Clark, 270.758.2191

Maine
Julie Isbill, 207.725.5028

Maryland
Anne O’Neill, 202.619.7154
Natalia Sanchez, 857.270.3008


Massachusetts
Elizabeth Brown, 617.223.5124

Michigan
Laura Underhill, 517.351.6289

Minnesota
Holly Larson, 651.293.8444
Barrett Steenrod, 651.293.8460


Mississippi
Liz Smith-Incer, 228.230.4120

Missouri
Ashley Newson, 402.206.4392

Montana
Patsy McEntee, 303.969.2857

Nevada
Please see the Program Manager contact for this state listed above.

Nebraska
Brian Leaders, 402.661.1568
Holly Greisemer, 402.661.3012

New Hampshire
Lelia Mellen, 802.457.3368 x 214

New Jersey
Julie Bell, 215.597.6473

New Mexico
Attila Bality, 505.346.2871x213
Marcy DeMillion, 505.988.6833

New York
Karl Beard, 845.229.9115x2034

North Carolina
Bill Lane, 404.507.5690

North Dakota
Please see the Program Manager contact for this state listed above.

Ohio
Andrea Irland, 330.657.2378

Oklahoma
Patsy McEntee, 303.969.2857

Oregon
Dan Miller, 503.808.6723

Pennsylvania
Julie Bell, 215.597.6473

Rhode Island
Jennifer Waite, 802.457.3368 x 221


South Carolina
Bill Lane, 404.507.5690

South Dakota
Please see the Program Manager contact for this state listed above.

Tennessee
Alison Bullock, 423.987.6128

Texas
Marta de la Garza Newkirk, 512.784.3134
Gibran Lule-Hurtado, 415-862-0666

Utah
Betsy Byrne, 801.741.1012 x125
Brandon Stocksdale, 801.741.1012x103

Vermont
Jennifer Waite, 802.457.3368 x 221

Virginia
Ursula Lemanski, 703.431.7728
Natalia Sanchez, 857.270.3008
Anne O’Neill, 202.619.7154

Washington DC
Anne O'Neill, 202.619.7154
Natalia Sanchez, 857.270.3008

Washington
Susan Rosebrough, 206.220.4121
Alex Stone, 206.220.4108
Julie Foseca de Borges, 206.220.4116

West Virginia
Anne O’Neill, 202.619.7154
Natalia Sanchez, 857.270.3008


Wisconsin
Angie Tornes, 414.297.3605

Wyoming
Patsy McEntee, 303.969.2857

Last updated: November 14, 2019