Great Lakes Sediment and Nutrient Reduction Program

GLSNRP Task Force

The GLSNRP Task Force that includes representatives from the eight Great Lakes states, NRCS, and U.S. EPA. The Task Force reviews yearly needs in the basin and adapts the grant program to meet current needs. It employs a rigorous review process that selects projects that are expected to generate the highest environmental and economic benefits for the Great Lakes region.


Michael Woods
Division Manager
Illinois Department of Agriculture
Natural Resources Division
P.O. Box 19281
Springfield, IL 62794-9281
Ph: (217) 785-5478
[email protected]


Doug Nusbaum
Lake and River Enhancement Program
Division of Fish and Wildlife
Indiana Department of Natural Resources
1353 S. Governors Drive
Columbia City, IN 46725
Ph: (260) 244-6805 ext. 239
[email protected]


Abigail Eaton
Michigan Task Force Member
Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD)
Water Resource Specialist
Environmental Stewardship Division
P.O. Box 30017
Lansing, MI 48909
Ph: (517) 284-5612
[email protected]


Ryan Hughes
Board Conservationist
394 South Lake Avenue, Room 403
Duluth, MN 55802
Ph: (218) 723-4752
Fax: (218) 723-4794
[email protected]

New York

Julie Victoria Berlinski
Research Scientist
Bureau of Water Resource Management
Division of Water – NYSDEC
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
Ph: (518) 402-8212
[email protected]


Greg Nageotte
Grants and Watersheds Administrator
Ohio Dept. of Agriculture – Division of Soil and Water Conservation
8995 East Main St., Reynoldsburg OH 43068
PH: 614-265-6619
[email protected]




Donalea Dinsmore
Great Lakes Funding and
Quality Assurance Coordinator
Wisconsin Beach Program Coordinator
Office of Great Waters
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Ph: (608) 266-1926
[email protected]


Matt Otto
Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) Coordinator
8030 Excelsior Dr., Suite 200
Madison, WI 53717
[email protected]

Santina Wortman
Physical Scientist
Environmental Protection Agency
77 W. Jackson Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60604
[email protected]

Great Lakes Commission

Thomas Crane
Deputy Director
[email protected]

Nicole Zacharda
Program Manager
[email protected]