Contact Us

If you are interested in applying for a grant or learning more about the NC Land and Water Fund, your best resource is your regional field representative.  They will be happy to tell you all you need to know about our program and even schedule a pre-application visit to discuss your project.     

Media inquiries: 
Michelle Walker, DNCR Public Information Officer | 919-814-6660

Field Representative Regions (2022)

Western Region

Damon Hearne | (828) 476-6758

Central Region

Chelsea Blount | (336) 689-5519 

Eastern Region

Jill Fusco | (984) 297-4171 

Central Office Staff

Note new phone numbers as of 10/5/2022.

Name Position Phone Email
Will Summer Executive Director (919) 707-9489
Christina Benton Acquisition Project Manager (919) 707-9477
Steve Bevington Restoration Program Manager (919) 707-9478 
Marissa Hartzler Acquisition Program Manager (919) 707-9401
Marie Meckman Acquisition Project Manager (919) 707-9455
Justin Mercer Stewardship Manager (919) 208-9955
Donna Morris Acquisition Administrative Assistant (919) 707-9482
Terri Murray Executive Assistant (919) 707-9445
Will Price Restoration Program Assistant (919) 707-9490