Members

Northwest Resource Advisory
Council Members


Northwest RAC members represent a broad range of interests in three general categories with five members assigned to each category. Category 1 members represent commercial interests or users such as livestock grazing, timber, mining, oil and gas, realty and rights-of-ways, off-highway vehicle groups, and guides and outfitters. Category 2 members represent environmental organizations, archaeology/historical interests, wildlife organizations, wild horse and burros, and dispersed/general recreation. Category 3 members represent state or other governmental agencies, Tribes, academic institutions, and the public-at-large.

Individual biographies may be viewed by clicking on the member's name.

Category 1
Category 2
Category 3

Federal Grazing Permittee

Wes McStay
Craig

Tom Latham 
DeBeque

Environmental

Terry Sweet
Grand Junction

Stacy Kolegas Beaugh 
Grand Junction

Elected Officials

John Justman
Fruita

Lanny Weddle
Walden

Energy and Minerals

Dave Grisso
Parachute

Steve Loshbaugh
Meeker

 

 

Dispersed Recreation

Barbara Vasquez
Cowdrey

 

 

Public-at-Large

Joe Neuhof
Grand Junction

  Kai Turner
Meeker

 

 

 

Off-Highway Vehicles 

John Potter
Grand Junction

  

Wild Horse and Burro

Dona Shue
Craig

 

State Natural Resource Agency

Dean Riggs (Chair)
Grand Junction 

 

 

Archaeology/Historical 

Carl Conner
Grand Junction

 

 

 

Please contact David Boyd for further information.