SWCD Board of Supervisors

SWCD District Supervisors are elected officials and serve as a member of the Board of Supervisors, which is the governing body of the Soil and Water Conservation District. District Supervisors are nominated from one of the five nomination districts within the county and are elected in the general election. A supervisor must live in the nomination district in which he represents.

The Board sets policy, hires employees, and is responsible to see that the operations of the District are run effectively and according to law and rule.
Supervisors 08072018
Current Board Members are (from left) John Haffley; Greg Jans, Secretary; Fred Behnke, Treasurer; Dan Barka, Vice Chair and Bob Schiefelbein, Chair.


  • 8 a.m.
  • The first Tuesday of each month
  • USDA Service Center, 522 South Johnson Drive, Litchfield, MN 55355
  • Because of Covid-19 restrictions, only paid personnel can enter the USDA building.  Members of the public who wish to participate, may do so remotely.  Please email laceyclark.swcd@gmail.com for connectivity information.
  • NOTE: The September meeting of the Board of SCWD Supervisors will be held on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 8 a.m.

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