Meet Our Staff

Whatever you need, the Nine Mile Creek Watershed District staff members are here to help. Feel free to contact staff directly with your questions.

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Randy Anhorn, District Administrator
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Oversees District Operations including:
•  Coordinates with the Board of Managers
•  Develops the annual budget and work plan
•  Coordinates with partners including member cities and state agencies


Erica Sniegowski, Program and Project Manager
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Oversees District Programs and Projects including:
•  Manages the Education and Outreach Program
•  Administers the Cost Share Grant Program
•  Manages projects that protect and enhance water and natural resources

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Lauren Foley, Permit and Water Resources Coordinator
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Oversees the Regulatory Program including:
•Assists applicants through permitting process
•Inspects permitted sites to ensure compliance with District rules
•Supports implementation of District water resources management program



Gael Zembal, Education and Outreach Coordinator
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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


Brett Eidem, Natural Resources Project and Planning Manager
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Oversees planning and implementation of watershed and capital improvement projects including:
•Natural resources project planning
•Manages projects that protect and enhance water and natural resources

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Lizzy Boor, Permitting & Communications Intern (working remotely, limited hours) e:
Assists with the Permitting and Education and Outreach Program including:
•Assists with the permitting program
•Coordinates social media and manages the Salt Watch Program

Mailing Address:

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

Monday to Friday, 8 AM – 4 PM


There are no open positions at this time.

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Minneapolis, MN 55435

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