Soil and Water Conservation Districts

Richland Conservation District

2020 Hampton Street, Room 3063A
Columbia, SC 29204
Phone: (803) 576-2080


The Richland Conservation District meets every second Monday of the month, starting at 6:00 pm, at the Lizard's Thicket on Beltline in Columbia. For more information, please call (803) 576-2080, or visit the Richland Conservation District webpage.

Commissioners and Staff
Name Position Expiration of Term
J. Kenneth Mullis, Jr. Chairman 06/17/20 (A)
Jefferson B. Laney Vice Chairman 01/31/21 (E)
James W. Rhodes Secretary/Treasurer 01/31/23 (E)
Hemphill P. Pride, III Commissioner 01/31/23 (E)
Vacant Commissioner 06/17/22 (A)
Charlie Fisher District Employee  
Chanda L. Cooper Education Coordinator  

(A) stands for Appointed.
(E) stand for Elected.