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Here you can find the dedicated team of professionals that work for Rice Creek Watershed District. Feel free to reach out to any of our knowledgeable team members for assistance or information regarding the watershed district.


Nick Tomczik

District Administrator

Project Management

William (Will) Roach

Watershed Technician / Inspector

Grant Programs

Molly Nelson

Outreach and Grant Technician

Water Quality and Monitoring

Matt Kocian

Lake & Stream Manager

Catherine Nester

Water Monitoring Technician

Ali Chalberg

Watershed Technician & Inspector

Public Drainage and District Facilities

Tom Schmidt

Drainage & Facilities Manager

Abel Green

Technical Field Assistant

Regulatory (Permitting and Inspections)

Patrick Hughes

Regulatory Manager

Anna Grace

Regulatory Technician

Kelsey White

Permit Technician

Communications and Outreach

Kendra Sommerfeld

Communications & Outreach Manager


Houston Engineering, Inc.

Chris Otterness P.E.

Consulting Engineer

Smith Partners, PLLP

Louis Smith

Consulting Attorney

Charles Holtman

Consulting Attorney

Rinke Noonan

John Kolb

Consulting Attorney

Redpath and Company

Mark Gibbs

Consulting Accountant

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