The mission of the West Virginia Conservation Agency (WVCA) is to provide for and promote the protection and conservation of West Virginia’s soil, land, water and related resources for the health, safety, and general welfare of the state’s citizens. WVCA is governed by the State Soil Conservation Committee (SCC). The Executive Director, under the authority of the SCC, leads WVCA and is responsible for the administration, policy development, legislative affairs, and multijurisdictional and multiagency partnerships to foster and support conservation efforts across West Virginia.

Prospective candidates may view a complete position description and submit an electronic application via A complete application, cover letter/letter of interest, and resume are required.

WVCA provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

Contact Information

Sarah Grace Fowler
Director, Communications
(202) 296-9680