Smith Appointed to Natural Resources Board
Wisconsin Ag Connection - 06/24/2019
Gov. Tony Evers has appointed William Smith to serve on the Wisconsin Natural Resources Board.
Smith currently serves as on the board of director for the Wisconsin Natural Resources Foundation, as well as the emeritus director of the International Crane Foundation and board chair of his local zoning board of appeals in Shell Lake.
In 1978, Bill began a 35-year career at the DNR when he was hired as an environmental engineer and program supervisor. He served in various roles in Spooner, Rhinelander and Madison, eventually serving as the agency's deputy secretary until 2007, and was
the natural resources manager until 2013.
He has extensive experience working with conservation and environmental organizations and has dedicated his career to the preservation of natural resources and environmental quality.
Smith will begin his term on the DNR board on June 27.