North Central Region Director

Rebecca Power is Director of the 12-state North Central Region Water Network and leads a range of other water outreach programs at the University of Wisconsin-Extension. Rebecca works with natural resource leaders locally, across the Upper Midwest, and nationally to identify strategic opportunities and develop teams and programs to address those opportunities. She has a BS in Wildlife from University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, and an MS in Environment and Resources from University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Rebecca has been a member of the Soil and Water Conservation Society for over 10 years, served on the SWCS Annual Conference Planning Committee for six years, chaired the Committee for three years, and supported local conference planning for the 2017 conference held in Madison, Wisconsin. She has also served on the SWCS Science and Policy Committee.