Board of Directors


Ronald Rohall

Appointed to the Board in 1993; elected Treasurer in 1996; elected Vice Chairman in 1999; elected Chairman in 2011.Ronald J Rohall web

Consulting Forester.  Commissioner, State Conservation Commission, Past President, Pennsylvania Association of Conservation Districts; Member, PA Conservation Commission; Chairman, Ohio Water Resources Regional Committee; Member, Society of American Foresters and Westmoreland Woodlands Improvement Association.

Vice Chairman

Charles Duritsa

Named Associate Director in 2006; appointed to the Board in 2010; elected Vice Chairman in 2018.

President, Pennsylvania Association of Conservation Districts and Past Southwest Regional Director; Board Chairman, Ohio River Basin Consortium for Research & Education; Pennsylvania Commissioner, Ohio River Valley Water Sanitation Commission; Chairman, Westmoreland Land Trust; Board Director, Turtle Creek Watershed Association; Board Director, River Quest.

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Conrad Donovan

Appointed to the Board in 1996; elected Treasurer in 1999.

Retired Part-time Beef Cattle Farmer. Board Member, Westmoreland Fair; past President, Westmoreland County Cooperative Extension Association; Treasurer, Westmoreland County Cattleman’s Association.

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Kim Edward Miller

Named Associate Director in 2001; appointed to the Board in 2003; elected Secretary in 2012.

Farmer and Builder/Developer. Board President, GreenForge, Inc.; Advisory Board Member, Smart Growth Partnership of Westmoreland County; Past-Vice President, and Current President, Pennsylvania Farmers Union; Board Chairman, Past President, Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture; Member, Westmoreland Woodlands Improvement Association; Member, and former Local Chapter Secretary, Ohio Ecological Farm & Food Association

Emil Bove, PLS

Named Associate Director in 2013; appointed to the board in 2018.

President, Bove Engineering Company. Professional Land Surveyor. Engineer in Training. Sewage Enforcement Officer, member and past president, PA Society of Land Surveyors; member, Education Committee and Exam Committee; member, PA Society of Professional Engineers; member, PA Association of Sewage Enforcement Officers.

William Doney

Appointed to the Board in 2001; elected Secretary in 2008; elected Vice Chairman in 2011-2015.

Retired Teacher. Owner and Operator of a 220-acre farm in South Huntingdon Township. Board Member, Smithton Library; Board Member, Bible Alliance Church; Member, Turkeytown Volunteer Fire Department.

Douglas W. Chew

Appointed to the Board in 2019.

Westmoreland County Commissioner.

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Appointed to the Board in 2009.

Owner and Operator of Sarver’s Hill Organic Farm and CSA. Manager, Farmers’ Market Association of Central Westmoreland County; Member, Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture and Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association. Pastor, First United Church of Christ, Mount Pleasant.

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Appointed to the Board in 2007; served as Secretary in 2011.

Farmer, Manager/Owner of Lone Maple Farms, and Certified Crop Adviser. Past President and Current Committee Member, Westmoreland County Farm Bureau; Member, PA No-Till Alliance; Committee Chair, Environmental Coordinator of PA Department of Environmental Protection/Farm Bureau for the PA Southwest Region –  County Committee Chair, Penn State Alumni