Phone(815) 547-7935

US Mail

Boone County Conservation District
603 N. Appleton Road
Belvidere, IL 61008

Click here for a map to the Administration Center

FOIA requests are to be sent to the address above. The names of FOIA officers are shown below.


Anthony Phelps
David Balzer
George Thomas
Meredith Williams
Kenneth Hall

Board meetings are held every third Tuesday of the month at 4:00 PM at the Roger D. Gustafson Nature Center, 603 N. Appleton Road, Belvidere. All board meetings are open to the public. You can contact the Board of Trustees via e-mail at


Joshua Sage — Executive Director *FOIA Officer
Enedelia Zavala – Customer Support Specialist *FOIA Officer


Mark Freedlund – Director of Education
Pat Castro – Educator

Natural Resources

Frank Rabbit – Director of Natural Resources
Aarron Minson — Natural Areas Manager
Ben Davies – Natural Areas Technician

Land & Facilities

AJ Barker — Director of Land & Facilities *ADA Compliance Officer
Josh Rife – Land & Facilities Operations Manager