Rhode Island Land Trust Council Governance
The R.I. Land Trust Council is governed by a board with members elected to represent the geographic and organizational diversity of land trusts around the state.
The RI Land Trust Council is not-incorporated as an independent organization and operates as a project of TSNE Mission Works (TSNE) a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. TSNE’s is the Council’s fiscal sponsor.
The Board of the Rhode Island Land Trust Council
|Alex Chuman||Aquidneck Land Trust|
|Tyler Maikath||At large member|
|Bob Marshall||Prudence Conservancy (former board chair)|
|Joe Marion||Little Compton Agriculture Conservancy Trust (former trustee)|
|Debra Mitchell||Cumberland Land Trust (former chair, Appalachian Mountain Club – Narragansett Chapter)|
|Roy Najecki||Glocester Land Trust (Municipal)|
|Barbara Rich||Smithfield Land Trust (Municipal)|
|Tom Rogers||Chair, Narragansett Land Conservation Trust (Municipal)|
|Jennifer Suellentrop||East Greenwich Land Trust (former trustee) (Municipal)|
|Kristen Swanberg||Smithfield Land Trust (former trustee)|
|Jeremy Wintersteen||At large member|
*Note: Organization affiliation is listed to illustrate the Board Members’ connections to land conservation. Board Members do not represent these organizations on the Council.
President: Tom Rogers
Vice-President: Bob Marshall
Secretary: Roy Najecki
Treasurer: Barbara Rich
Executive Director: Kate Sayles (non-voting board member)