WACD’s Director of Member and Legislative Services, Ryan Baye, sent in a few photos from the NACD Spring Fly-in in Washington, D.C.


Washington State was well-represented in the “other Washington” this week at NACD’s Spring Fly-in event. Representing the Washington Conservation Partnership was:

  • Michael Crowder, NACD Past President and Benton CD supervisor
  • Doug Rushton, WACD National Director and Thurston CD supervisor
  • Ryan Baye, WACD Director of Member and Legislative Services
  • Keith Griswold, NRCS Assistant State Conservationist
  • Daryl Williams, SCC Chair, Governor appointee with the Tulalip Tribes
  • Cherie Kearney, SCC commissioner, Governor appointee with the Columbia Land Trust
  • Larry Cochran, SCC commissioner and Palouse CD supervisor

Meetings were held with:

  • Representative Marie Gluesenkamp Perez
  • Representative Marilyn Strickland
  • Representative Susan DelBene
  • Representative Kim Schrier
  • Representative Derek Kilmer

Meetings were also held with representatives for:

  • Representative Adam Smith
  • Representative Dan Newhouse
  • Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers
  • Senator Patty Murray
  • Representative Rick Larson

Visit the NACD website for more about the NACD Spring Fly-in.