Soil and Water Conservation Districts

Richland Conservation District

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


The Richland Conservation District meetings are typically held at 6pm on the second Monday of each month. Visit our board meeting page for upcoming meeting dates and agendas, and contact us at for more information.

Commissioners and Staff
Name Position Expiration of Term
J. Kenneth Mullis Chairman 03/27/24 (A)
Jeff Laney Vice Chairman 03/27/24 (A)
Jim Rhodes Secretary/Treasurer 01/31/23 (E)
Hemphill Pride, III Commissioner 01/31/23 (E)
Mary Burts Commissioner 01/31/25 (E)
Quinton Epps Divsion Manager  
Chanda L. Cooper Education Analyst  
Mary Hannah Lindsay Community Outreach Coordinator  

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

Richland Soil and Water Conservation District 2021 Annual Report