Our team

Jessica Price, PhD 
Executive Director

Shared Services


Megan Boyce-Jacobs
Finance and Operations Manager

Jess Eskelsen
Communications Manager

Sheri Sherstad
Bookkeeper

Casey Coe
Facilities & Grounds Supervisor

Joe Bergquist
Maintenance Assistant

Ecology Staff


Matt Distler, PhD
Staff Ecologist

Dawn Huss
Restoration Technician and Volunteer Coordinator

Native Plant Nursery Staff


Bridget McNassar, MS and MEd
Native Plants & Restoration Manager

Talinna Appling
Native Plant Nursery Assistant Manager

Carson Alberg
Native Plant Nursery Assistant

2017 Seasonal Nursery Assistants: Danica Maloney, Doria McGahey

Farm Staff


Adam McCurdy 
Farm Manager

Sarah Dublin
Assistant Farm Manager

Nicole Novak
Farm Sales Coordinator

Josh Sturdevant
Pack Shed Coordinator

Yolanda Hernandez
Field Crew Lead

2017 Seasonal Farm Crew: Shane O’Leary, Joe Bergquist, Bille Schurman, Joel Eib, Gustav Hernandez, Maddie Beam, Nicole Hagens, Mitch Hagens (Delivery Driver)

Oxbow Education Staff


Hallie Harness
Oxbow Education Manager

Becca Wheaton
Environmental Education Program Coordinator

Shea Scribner
Environmental Education Program Coordinator and Summer Camp Director

Kevin Haggerty
Kids’ Farmer-Educator

2017 Seasonal Educators/Crew: Nora Seymour, Shannon Arnold

Oxbow extends special thanks to the dedicated volunteers who help deliver programs, harvest food to benefit hunger relief, perform restoration work, and lend their time and talents to assist with events. 

For current open positions, visit our employment page.

For current volunteer opportunities, visit our volunteer page.