Working hard for Grassland Birds and Land Conservation!

Join us and help ensure these amazing birds do not disappear from New York State!

Volunteer  Careers


Ron Renoni

Board Vice President

Jeff Bowers

Board Treasurer

Scott Pulver

Board Secretary & Technology Manager

Keith Swensen

Board Member & Volunteer Coordinator

Paloma Spina

Board Member
Mike McCarthy

Mike McCarthy, CPA

Advisory Board
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Dan Albano, PhD

Advisory Board
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Phil Gitlen

Advisory Board


Laurie LaFond

Executive Director & Founder

Amanda Copeland

Communications & Development Specialist
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Bernadette Valentino-Morrison

Office Manager


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Mary Beth Wagner

Dave Larrow of the Grassland Bird Trust with a Commom Barn Owl

Dave Larrow