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Deirdre Daly – President and Director

Ms. Daly retired from a 34-year career, 21 of them in Washington, D.C. managing multi-million dollar government budgets and programs, using federal procurement and contracting procedures, and involving outreach and stakeholder participation. She has a Master’s Degree in Public Administration and moved to Little Thompson River sixteen years ago in the Blue Mountain reach.

Larry Lempka – President and Director

Mr. Lempka has a business degree and 40 years of experience in water and land, farming and ranching, construction and excavating, and financial management. He lives on the Little Thompson River in the Berthoud reach, where he grew up.

Scott Lewis – Vice President and Director

Mr. Lewis is a Mechanical Engineer with 30 years of experience, specializing in Forensic Engineering the last eight years of his career.  His family has had a farm on the Little Thompson River since 1972 and Scott is a director of three ditch companies, two of which sustained major damage during the September 2013 floods.  Scott was instrumental in obtaining grants and loans for the ditch companies as well as overseeing the repairs of the structures.

Terry Parrish – Vice-President and Director

Mr. Parrish has a life-time of experience on the Little Thompson River with expertise in its natural ecosystems. He has worked for years with bird watchers, beekeepers, and supports conservation efforts. Wild turkeys, peacocks and knapweed beetles provide pest control instead of herbicides. He has management experience after many years at Hewlett Packard, and currently runs a ranching and events business on the Little Thompson River on the family ranch where he grew up in the Boulder County reach.

Kerri Larson – Treasurer and Director

Ms. Larson has degrees in Social Science and Information Technologies and current works in revenue assurance for an international telecommunications company. She has worked internationally creating help and technical documentation training entry level through C-level employees on newly developed software and supported the implementation of a new corporate-wide business process. She lives on the main stem of the Little Thompson River.

Sean Gilliam – Director

Mr. Gilliam is a local Realtor® for RE/MAX Alliance. He and his family live along the Little Thompson River in the Pinewood Springs reach.

Greg Overton – Director

Mr. Overton is an engineer, retired from IBM. He is originally from the east coast and has lived on the Little Thompson River for XX years in the Big Elk Meadows reach.

Bryan Roberts – Director

Mr. Roberts is a systems engineer with experience across a spectrum of industrial and commercial engineering projects in addition to IT service delivery to public-sector federal agencies. He grew up on the Little Thompson River in the Dakota Ridge reach and lives adjacent to that same ranch property.