Dale Threatt-Taylor is the Director of the Wake Soil and Water Conservation District and Wake County’s Soil and Water Conservation Department. She received a Bachelor of Science in Conservation from North Carolina State University in 1991. Her career began as a Soil Conservationist with the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. She later joined the Wake Soil and Water Conservation District as a Conservation Technician and progressively moved into one of the Natural Resource Conservationist positions.
Dale received a Masters of Environmental Management from Duke University in 2011. In 2012, she was selected as one of 30 agriculturalists in North Carolina identified to participate in the Agricultural Leadership Development Program at North Carolina State University.
Dale’s vision for a successful society includes active communication, professional board service, and productive membership. She wants everyone to understand that locally led conservation begins with an individual, and that all of our conservation work matters.