America's Watershed Initiative Board of Directors

A diverse board includes participants from across the watershed and different sectors.

Frank Morton

AWI Executive Director

Kirsten Wallace

Upper Mississippi River Basin Association

Stephen Gambrell

Mississippi Valley Flood  
Control Association

Steve Mathies

Lower Mississippi River Basin

Michael Reuter

The Nature Conservancy

Robert “Bob” Sinkler

Dawson & Associates

Teri Goodmann

City of Dubuque, Iowa

Daniel Mecklenborg

Ingram Barge Company

Rainy Shorey, PhD

Caterpillar Inc.

David Simmons

Consultant for Viking River Cruises

Larry Weber

Civil & Environmental Engineering  
University of Iowa

Bob Beduhn



Charles Somerville

Ohio River Basin Alliance

Joan C. Freitag

Hanson Professional Services

Rachel Orf

National Corn Growers Association

Sean Duffy Sr.

Big River Coalition

BG (Ret.) C. David Turner

American Water Military Services Group 

Advisors for the Board of Directors Include:

Dru Buntin