Berrien Conservation District

Managing your Natural Resources

Berrien Conservation District Staff

Staff located at the office in the USDA Building

Nancy Carpenter

District Manager
Nancy Carpenter started employment with the Berrien CD in June 2008 as the District Manager. She is tasked with maintaining the district's funding, programs and conservation efforts. She is available to the community as a resource for questions or concerns regarding conservation. 

Suzanne Forraht

MAEAP Technician
Suzanne Forraht started with the Berrien CD in March 2008 as the MAEAP Technician. She works with the Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP). This is a voluntary, free program that educates a farm to apply conservation practices and receive MAEAP verification.

Victoria Toney

Produce Safety Technician
Victoria Toney began employment with the Berrien CD in October 2018 as a Produce Safety Technician. She works with fresh produce growers in Berrien and surrounding counties to help ensure safe produce enters the supply chain and offers education on the Food Safety Modernization Act Produce Safety Rule.