The Wake Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD)  is here to assist landowners and land users in managing  soil, water, plants, and  wildlife effectively. In addition to  dedicated technical assistance, financial assistance is also provided through state and federal programs to support the implementation of best management practices  to protect the land of Wake County and all that it supports.


Mailing Address Phone Business Hours​​ Location

4001-D Carya Drive Raleigh, NC 27610​


8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Ag Services Building, Suite D Wake County Office Park


Wake SWCD Staff
Name Title Phone Email
Dale Threatt-Taylor​ ​District Director ​919-250-1068

Teresa Furr​ ​Natural Resource Conservationist 919-250-1056​

*Position Currently Open* ​Natural Resource Conservationist 919-250-1072​

​Emily Nash Natural Resource Conservationist​​ 919-250-1061​
Sheila Jones​ Environmental Educator​ 919-250-1065

Jessica Pope District Operations Specialist​ 919-250-1053​​

​Lindsey Carver ​Urban Agriculture Specialist​ 919-250-1057​



Themis Stone​ ​Soil Conservationist 919-231-6126 ext. 129​

Larry Sink​ ​Soil Scientist ​919-231-6126 ext. 137



Wake SWCD Board of Supervisors
​Thomas Dean, Chair
​Jennifer Wadsworth, Vice Chair
Patrick Johnson, Treasurer
Matthew Overby​, Secretary
Marshall Harvey