San Luis Valley Acequia Conservation Project Manager
Joel is a Conservation Project Manager focusing on the acequia communities in the San Luis Valley. Joel joined COL in 2013 where he supported the conservation easement stewardship, landowner assistance, and GIS programs for nine years before joining the Conservation team. Joel has worked for The Nature Conservancy and Colorado Parks & Wildlife and holds a Master of Environmental Management from Duke University with a concentration in Ecosystem Science and Conservation, and a B.A. in Sociology from Texas A&M University.