Board of Directors

RiversEdge West’s Board of Directors serves as the governing and policy-setting body for the organization. Board directors volunteer their time to promote the work of RiversEdge West, ensure that fiscal and legal policies are met, set the strategic direction for the organization, and to help with the development of resources to support the organization. Our board has evolved over the years and is now comprised of diverse individuals who live and work throughout the American West.  
Our current board directors and officers are: 
  • Jay Wilcox, President - Change Management, Silicon Valley Bank, Phoenix, AZ
  • Kelianne Chamberlain, Vice President - Hoskin, Farina and Kampf, P.C., Grand Junction, CO
  • Robb Parsons, Treasurer - Wealth Source Partners, Grand Junction, CO
  • Isabel Borman, Secretary - Bray Real estate, Grand Junction CO
  • Donald Schuster, Retired, Aspen Skiing Company
  • Patty Gelatt - Retired, Fish and Wildlife Service, Grand Junction, CO
  • Tom Ryan - Resource Specialist, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • Tom Oliver - Senior Vice President/Manager, Alpine Bank, Grand Junction, CO
  • Barb Chamberlin - Retired District 51 school teacher and St. Mary's Hospital and Medical Center Nurse, Grand Junction, CO
  • Bob Atchison - Kansas State Forestry, Manhattan KS
  • Yasmeen Najmi - Middle Rio Grande Conservancy District, Albuquerque, NM
  • Ben Van Hoose - Alpine Bank, Grand Junction, CO
  • Sue Bellagamba, Advisor
  • Peter Culp, Advisor
  • Pat Shafroth, Advisor
If you are interested in serving on or learning more about the RiversEdge West board, please contact Rusty Lloyd, Executive Director

RiversEdge West's

mission is to advance the restoration of riparian lands through collaboration, education, and technical assistance.



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