Staff & Technical Advisors

Jolynn Messerly

RSA Administrative Assistant

Jolynn Messerly is the Executive Administrative Assistant, for the RSA.  Jolynn is a Montana native and has many years of experience providing administrative support in the non-profit sector.  Before returning home to Montana, she was a real estate agent and multi housing property manager in the Seattle-Tacoma area. She is currently also the operations administrator for The Nature Conservancy's Matador Ranch and Grassbank.

Cell Phone:  406 945-0378



Richard Knight

RSA Technical Advisor

Rick Knight is a professor of wildlife conservation at Colorado State University. His interests align with land health and land use in the American West. His latest book, with Courtney White, is Conservation for a New Generation.

Ben Pierce

Kevin Koss