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Groundswell Conservancy

303 S. Paterson St. Suite 6
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 258-9797 

Jim Welsh, Executive Director
(608) 258-9797

Jim Welsh has led Groundswell as its Executive Director since 2003. Before joining NHLT, Jim was Baraboo Hills Project Director at The Nature Conservancy. He holds degrees from University of Michigan in ecological restoration (M.A., 1985) and University of Wisconsin in natural resources policy (M.A., 1992).

Heidi Habeger, Director of Major & Planned Gifts
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Liz Pelton, Development & Outreach Coordinator
(608) 258-9797

Tony Abate, Community Conservationist
(608) 258-9797

Yimmuaj Yang, Community Director
(608) 258-9797

BJ Byers, Conservationist
(608) 258-9797


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