Policy Advisory Group

The Policy Advisory Group (PAG) is a committee ofthe Walla Walla Watershed Management Partnership. The PAG provides a forum for discussion of issues relevant to the Partnership Board, provides assistance and advice to the Partnership Board in the implementation of HB 1580 (Chapter 183, 2009 Session Laws), develops suggestions for updates to the Partnership Board’s strategic actions, and assists the Partnership Board in policy-related decisions. The Policy Advisory Group is composed as follows, effective January 2019:

  • Bob Berger, Citizen

  • Cindy Boen, US Army Corps of Engineers

  • Phil Brick, Whitman College

  • Brian Burns, Tri-State Steelheaders

  • Scott Byerley, Citizen

  • Bob Carson, Whitman College

  • Arnold Coe, Citizen

  • Sheryl Cox, Citizen

  • Diane Driscoll, NOAA, National Marine Fisheries Service

  • Mike Frederickson, Port of Walla Walla

  • Mark Grandstaff, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife

  • Renee Hadley, Walla Walla County Conservation District

  • David Haire, Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation

  • Paul Hartwig, City of College Place

  • Melissa Holecek, WWCC Water & Environmental Center

  • Phil Johanson, Citizen

  • Teresa Kilmer, Walla Walla River Irrigation District (OR)

  • Chris Marks, Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation

  • Yancey Reser, Citizen/Snake River Salmon Recovery Board

  • Kristina Ribellia, Washington Water Trust

  • Wyatt Rolfe, Rolfe Law Office

  • Noel Sanders, Port of Walla Walla

  • Roland Schirman, Citizen/Snake River Salmon Recovery Board

  • Ernie Schrader, Citizen

  • Dave Stockdale, WWCC Water & Environmental Center

  • Mark Wachtel, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife

  • Gene Warren, Citizen

  • Paul Wemhoener, Citizen

  • Brian Wolcott, Walla Walla Basin Watershed Council