Conservation District Board of Directors

The Chester County Conservation District Board of Directors is comprised of 7 directors (4 farm members, 2 urban/public members, and a County Commissioner). As volunteer members representing a variety of local communities, the Board leads District programs and sets District policies. Chester County residents are encouraged to contact their nearest District Board member with conservation concerns and issues.

Directors
  • Tom Brosius, Chairman - 610.869.8765 - Tom, a farm director, is an owner and partner at Marlboro Mushrooms, a family mushroom farming operation in West Grove.
  • Jack Arrell, Vice Chairman - 610.869.0202 - Jack, a public director, is a General Manager at Hy-Tech Mushrooms, a family mushroom operation in West Grove. Jack is also the Road Master for New London Township.
  • Robert Struble Jr., Secretary/Treasurer - 610.793.1090 - Bob, a public director, is the Watershed Conservation Director of the Brandywine Valley Association.
  • Kathi Cozzone, Commissioner Director - 610.344.6100 - Kathi was elected to the Chester County Board of Commissioners in 2008 and was also appointed commissioner director for Chester County Conservation District in 2012.
  • Walter T. Moore, Director - 610.869.3940 - Walt, a farm director from Chatham, manages Walmoore Holsteins, a large dairy operation.
  • Brian K. Campbell, Director - 610.444.7600 - Brian, a farm director from Cochranville, manages a beef operation and is a partner in Beiler/Campbell Realty. Brian is also owner of Cedar Knoll Builders.
  • Don Gable, Director - 484.824.2164 - Don, a farm director, is owner of Conebella Farm, a dairy operation in Elverson. Conebella Farm is 100% Ayrshire, dating back to the 1930's.
Associate Directors
  • G. Pownall Jones, Associate Director Emeritus - 610.388.7359 - Pownall is a farm director emeritus and is the owner of a cash crop farming operation in Toughkenamon.
  • Frank Iacobucci, Jr., Associate Director - 610.853.0400 - Fran is President of Francis Iacobucci Properties.
  • Lynda Farrell, Associate Director - 484.340.0648 - Lynda formerly operated Honeysuckle Hill Farms & Blue Heron Consulting. She is currently Executive Director of the nonprofit organizations Pipeline Safety Coalition and Mayors' Council on Pipeline Safety.
  • Chris Andes, Associate Director - 484.888.3132 - Chris, a former Urban Resource Conservationist with the Chester County Conservation District, is currently employed by Marathon Engineering and Environmental Services.
  • Bob Cantarera, Associate Director - Bob is a partner at John C. Leo & Son that operates two mushroom farms in Southern Chester County. Bob also serves as the Secretary/Treasurer for Laurel Valley Farms.