We’re at our location in Chatham from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday – Thursday, and 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. on Friday except for major holidays.  To contact a specific staff member via telephone, dial our number and enter the extension listed below each individual’s picture when prompted.  You can also email staff by clicking their name under their picture.

Columbia Land Conservancy, Inc
49 Main Street
Chatham, NY 12037
Phone: 518.392.5252
Fax: 518.392.3099

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Peter Paden
Executive Director
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ext. 213
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Lee Alexander
Conservation Projects Manager
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ext. 215
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Conservation Easement
Stewardship Manager
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ext. 207
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Marissa Codey
Director of Conservation Programs
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ext. 211
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Tom Crowell
Special Projects Manager
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ext. 209
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Nate Davis
Public Lands Projects Manager
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ext. 205
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Terence Duvall
Conservation & Agricultural Projects Associate
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ext. 225
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Piers Forestier-Walker
Public Lands Manager
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Erica Hann
Development Coordinator
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ext. 202
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Jessica Holmes
Director of Operations
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ext. 216
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John Horton
Membership & Events Coordinator
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ext. 210
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Edward Maher
Public Lands Steward
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Anne Marshall
Accounting & Office Manager
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ext. 212
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Brent Sverdloff
Director of Development & Communications
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ext. 201
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Christine Vanderlan
Community Projects Manager
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ext. 208
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Rebecca Walker
Communications Manager
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ext. 214
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CLC Staff Page PictureChristopher Young
Conservation Easement Stewardship Associate
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ext. 221
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