Meet Our Team

Julie Borgmann

Executive Director

Julie Borgmann is the Executive Director for Red-tail Land Conservancy. Her passion is connecting people to nature for conservation and wellbeing.

Jake Gamble

Stewardship Manager

Jake Gamble is the Stewardship Manager for Red-tail Land Conservancy. Impassioned by land conservation, he strives to protect and preserve the natural quality of Indiana while inspiring others to do the same.

Kelley V Phillips

Communications & Outreach Manager

Kelley V Phillips is the Communications & Outreach Manager for Red-tail Land Conservancy. With a background in outdoor recreation and natural resources, she works diligently to inspire excitement and wonder in nature through immersive experiences.

Natalie Grant

Natural Resources Technician

Natalie Grant is a Natural Resources Technician for Red-tail Land Conservancy. With a degree in wildlife biology and conservation, field botany, and zoology from Ball State University, she is excited to help bring about positive change in our local ecosystems.

Board of Directors

Blake Janutolo, Ph.D. – President
Professor, Anderson University

John Taylor – Vice President
Land Manager for Field Stations & Environmental Education Center, Ball State University

Cindy Sollars, CPA – Treasurer
Retired, Whitinger & Company

Sheryl Myers – Recorder
Retired Science Teacher, Anderson Community Schools

Dick Brock, CPA
Retired, Whitinger & Company

Bill Buskirk, Ph.D.
Retired Professor, Earlham College

John Craddock
Retired Director Emeritus, Bureau of Water Quality- Muncie

Michael Galliher
Retired, Boyce/Keystone/Komputrol

Marsha Gratner, CPA
Accountant

Jack Henricks
Owner, Schleyer Pump Co.

Rich Nicholson
Retired, Indiana-American Water, Co.

Julie Smiley
Science Department Chair & Teacher, Winchester High School

Greg Spencer
Golf Course Superintendent and Tree Commission Liaison, City of Anderson

Doug White
First Vice President, Senior Private Wealth Manager, First Merchants Bank