Mission Statement For Goodhue SWCD

“The mission statement of the Goodhue Soil & Water Conservation District is to provide technical, financial, and educational assistance for land and water management in a way that promotes a sound economy and sustains and enhances natural resources.”



Vision Statement Of The Goodhue SWCD

Our SWCD's vision is for a Goodhue County where our natural resources contributed significantly to our quality of life.  The county takes pride in its soil protection programs, improved creation opportunities, water quality and wildlife habitat.

This has been achieved through cost-effective, efficient county, state, federal and private partnerships.  Because it represents local citizens though its elected board, the SWCD is recognized and visible for its unique leadership role.

The leadership roles includes identifying and addressing natural resource needs and opportunities, long-range planning, and program evaluation.  The SWCD continues to be a trusted source of educational, technical and financial assistance for citizens and local government.

Our Leadership

The Board of Supervisors meet on

the 4th Monday of each month at 7:30 pm.

From Left: Donald Schliep (District 2 - Secretary), Mark Comstock (District 1 - Vice Chair), 

Jeff Beckman (District 3 - Chair), Ed McNamara (District 4 - Treasurer), John Jaeger (Distict 5 - Reporter)

Board Members

Area 1: Mark Comstock          507-824-2198          comstock@frontiernet.net

10745 Co. 11 Blvd, West Concord, MN 55985

Area 2: Donald Schliep           507-732-5701          don.schliep@yahoo.com

48383 Hwy 52 Blvd, Zumbrota, MN 55992

Area 3: Jeff Beckman              507-298-0191          jtfarm@frontiernet.net

35028 30th Ave, Dennison, MN 55018

Area 4: Ed McNamara            651-923-4777           edmcnamara@sleepyeyetel.net

37299 171st Ave, Goodhue, MN 55027

Area 5: John Jaeger                651-388-3977 

28135 Cnty 2 Blvd, Red Wing, MN 55066