Alliance Organization

Alliance Organization
The RLWA Alliance members are the Rathbun Regional Water Association, Inc., Soil and Water Conservation Districts and County Governments in the Rathbun Lake watershed. Alliance partners at the local, state and federal levels include the Farm Bureau, Iowa Department of Natural Resources
, Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship's Division of Soil Conservation, Iowa State University, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, USDA Farm Service Agency, and US Army Corps of Engineers. Alliance activities are governed by an eleven member board of directors. All Assistance avaiable through the Alliance is offered on a non-discriminatory basis. The Alliance is organized as a nonprofit corporation under Iowa Code 504A and Section 501(c)(3) of the US Internal Revenue Code. Information about Alliance members, partners, and organization is available through the links on this page.
Board of Directors
President - John Glenn, representing RRWA
Vice-President - Kim Francisco, At-Large Director Lucas County
Sec/Treasurer - Bruce George, Wayne County SWCD
Appanoose County BOS- Neil Smith
Appanoose County SWCD- Chuck Moore
Lucas County SWCD- Kevin Leudtke
Lucas County BOS- Dennis Smith
Wayne County BOS - John Sellers
At-Large Director, Monroe County - Denny AmossAt-Large Director, Wayne County- Ralph AlshouseAt-Large Director, Decatur County - Jim Sullivan
Partners
Landowners in the Rathbun Lake Watershed
Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship’s Division of Soil Conservation
Iowa Department of Natural Resources
Iowa State University
Iowa Watershed Improvement Review Board
Southern Iowa Development and Conservation Authority
US Army Corps of Engineers
US Environmental Protection Agency
USDA Farm Service Agency
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
Appanoose, Clarke, Decatur, Lucas, Monroe, and Wayne Soil and Water Conservation Districts
Appanoose, Clarke, Decatur, Lucas, Monroe, and Wayne Counties
Iowa Farm Bureau at the state and county levels
Rathbun Regional Water Association

Contact the Alliance
For additional information regarding the Rathbun Land and Water Alliance and the Alliance's efforts to protect water quality in Rathbun Lake, click on any of the links listed below.