Meet Our Staff

Whatever you need, the Nine Mile Creek Watershed District staff members are here to help. Staff work hybrid schedules and are available by phone and email – please check below for individual contact information. If you would like to meet in-person at the office with a staff member, check with them individually about their work schedule.

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Erica Sniegowski, District Administrator
p: 952-358-2276, e:

Oversees District operations including:
•Implements programs and policies on behalf of the District Board of Managers
•Manages the annual budget and work plan
•Oversees District staff


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Dylan Monahan, Administrative Assistant (part-time)
p: 952-206-0980, e:

Provides administrative and day-to-day operations support including:
•Greets the public
•Assists staff with administrative tasks
•Provides communications and outreach support

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Brett Eidem, Natural Resources Project and Planning Manager
p: 952-356-1999, e:

Oversees planning and implementation of district projects including:
•Manages projects that protect and enhance water and natural resources
•Oversees natural resources and watershed planning
•Leads GIS projects

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Zach Stafslien, Regulatory Program Manager
p: 952-204-9690, e:

Oversees the regulatory program including:
•Leads permit application review and assists permit applicants
•Leads the development of district rules and polices related to permitting
•Oversees permit site inspections to ensure compliance with District rules

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Gael Zembal, Education and Outreach Coordinator
p: 952-204-9691, e:

Coordinates the education and outreach program including:
•Organizes school visits and education events (English and Spanish)
•Develops and leads education programming at the District’s office
•Manages volunteer activities

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Lizzy Boor, Watershed Specialist
p: 952-395-8207, e:

Coordinates district programs and initiatives including:
•Administers the cost share grant program
•Leads DEIA initiatives
•Develops education material for district capital improvement projects

Mailing Address:

Nine Mile Creek Watershed District
12800 Gerard Drive
Eden Prairie, MN 55346

Monday to Friday, 8 AM – 4 PM


There are no current employment opportunities. Please check back later or subscribe to our e-newsletter, Nine Mile News, to be notified of future job openings.


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4300 MarketPointe Drive, Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN 55435

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250 Marquette Avenue South, Suite 250
Minneapolis, MN 55401