Meet Our Team

Red-tail Staff

Julie Borgmann

Julie Borgmann

Executive Director
Julie Borgmann is the Executive Director for Red-tail Land Conservancy. Her passion is connecting people to nature for conservation and wellbeing.
Jake Gamble

Jake Gamble

Stewardship Coordinator
Jake Gamble is the Stewardship Coordinator for Red-tail Land Conservancy. Impassioned by land conservation, he strives to protect and preserve the natural quality of Indiana while inspiring others to do the same.
Kelley V Phillips

Kelley V Phillips

Communications & Outreach Manager
Kelley V Phillips is the Outreach Coordinator for Red-tail Land Conservancy. With a background in anthropology, interpretation, recreation and natural resources, she works diligently to inspire excitement and wonder in nature through education and hands-on experiences.

Board of Directors

Blake Janutolo, Ph.D. – President
Professor, Anderson University

Greg Spencer – Vice President
Golf Course Superintendent and Tree Commission Liaison, City of Anderson

Dick Brock, CPA – Treasurer
Consultant, Whitinger & Company

Sheryl Myers – Recorder
Retired Science Teacher, Anderson Community Schools

Bill Buskirk, Ph.D.
Retired Professor, Earlham College

John Craddock
Retired Director Emeritus, Bureau of Water Quality- Muncie

Michael Galliher
CEO, Boyce/ Keystone/Komputrol

Marsha Gratner, CPA

Jack Henricks
Owner, Schleyer Pump Co.

Rich Nicholson
Retired, Indiana-American Water, Co.

Julie Smiley
Science Department Chair & Teacher, Winchester High School

Cindy Sollars, CPA
Senior Manager, Whitinger & Company

John Taylor
Land Manager for Field Stations & Environmental Education Center, Ball State University

Doug White
First Vice President, Senior Private Wealth Manager, First Merchants Bank

Chris Meyer

Chris Meyer

2021 Summer Intern
Hi, my name is Chris Meyer. I am an incoming senior at West Virginia University, majoring in wildlife and fisheries management. I am also a graduate of Hocking College with a wildlife resources management degree. I am thrilled to be working for Red-tail Land Conservancy to further my knowledge of Midwest species of plants and...
Emilee Howell

Emilee Howell

2021 Summer Intern
Hello, I’m Emilee. I’m a dental hygienist who also has a lot of passion for nature and the environment which is why I went back to school and just graduated with a degree in Environmental Science. I care about preserving and restoring natural ecosystems so they can function to their full capacity and continue to...