Boards, Auth. and Committees

Upper Ocmulgee River Resource Conservation and Development Council, Inc.

The Upper Ocmulgee River Resource Conservation & Development (RC&D) Council was established by County Resolution on October 26, 1999. Membership is composed of area sponsors: The Board of Supervisors of the Gwinnett, Upper Ocmulgee and Rockdale Soil and Water Conservation Districts and County Boards of Commissioners of Gwinnett, Henry, Newton, Rockdale, and Jasper Counties. The respective Regional Development Centers will serve as ex-officio members.

  • The counties are allowed a number of Upper Ocmulgee River Conservation & Development County members by population
  • Gwinnett County is allowed six: three (3) appointed by the Board of Commissioners and three (3) by the Gwinnett Soil and Water Conservation District
  • Each participating county is required to assist in funding a portion of the operating funds for the Council
Members serve a one-year term.

Generally, meetings are held quarterly. For detailed information on meetings, please visit their website.

For more information on the Upper Ocmulgee River Resource Conservation & Development Council, Inc., visit their website.

Appointed By Position Name Representing Term Expires
BoC Appointment Helen Ellis 06/20/2023
BoC Appointment Brandon Harris 06/20/2023
BoC Appointment Alex Velker 06/20/2023