The trails are open to all users. We will post if they become too wet for riding. Please do not ride on wet trails.


Whiterock xmas picture 2014

Sitting: Sheri Anthofer, Ruth Cook, Jodi Bonney Standing: Lucas Sisson, Darwin Pierce, Eric Elliott, Jason Schultes, Conrad Kramer, Barbra Jotzke-Torrier, Jacob Hurd, Paige Huntley, Gary Olsen, LeeRoy Wagner, Matt Reiling, Jon Carter, Rob Davis

Board of Directors

Joe McGovern, President
Elkhart, Iowa
Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation

Liz Garst, Treasurer
Coon Rapids, Iowa

Jennifer Garst, Secretary
Ames, Iowa

Todd Coffelt
Des Moines, Iowa
Iowa Department of Natural Resources

Brett Frevert
Omaha, Nebraska

Sarah Garst
West Des Moines, Iowa

Ryan Hanser
West Des Moines, Iowa

Fred Kirschenmann
Ames, Iowa
Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture

Teresa Opheim
Ames, Iowa

Robert G. Riley, Jr.
Des Moines, Iowa

Management Team

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Conrad Kramer
Executive Director
712-684-2697 Ext. 111

Conrad Kramer comes to us via the Mojave Desert of Southern California just north of the Mexican Border.

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Sheri Anthofer
Guest Services Manager
712-684-2697 Ext. 112

Sheri is from Jefferson and brings 25 years of experience specializing in customer service, hospitality and event planning.

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Rob Davis
Conservation Land Manager
712-684-2697 Ext. 114

Rob was raised in Solon, IA. He recently completed a Master’s in Biology from the University of Notre Dame specializing in nutrient and sediment runoff in agricultural streams.

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Paige Huntley

Paige Huntley
Accountant and Office Manager
712-684-2697 Ext. 117

Paige is originally from Westside, Iowa and has spent the last fifteen years in Kansas City, Missouri.

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barbra Jotzke-Torrier

Barbra Jotzke-Torrier
Director of Development and Communications
712-684-2697 Ext. 115

Barbra Jotzke-Torrier has spent the last fifteen years increasing awareness and raising funds for non-profits.

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Darwin Pierce
Farm Manager

Darwin is fifth generation to the Whiterock Valley. Darwin’s life and work experiences anchor many of WRC’s applied land management activities.

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