Project Support 

Local Planning Coordinator

The Local Planning Coordinator performs project coordination, engaging and coordinating diverse partners, facilitating peer-to-peer learning opportunities, managing schedules and deliverables, overseeing essential communication, organizing public events, connecting partners to technical information and resources, and coordinating the work of consultants in overall support of the water planning process.

Our Local Planning Coordinator is Alexandria Scott, who is a Lincoln City local with a passion for water quality and the Mid-Coast region. Her background with local stakeholders includes working with the Oregon Coast Aquarium Youth Volunteer Program, Hatfield Marine Science Center, and the Devils Lake Water Improvement District. Alexandria came on board in August of 2019 and is the main point of contact for the Partnership. 

To contact Alexandria: 

Work cell: (541) 270-7427

Integrated Water Management Plan Development Team


The project team composed of Creative Resources Strategies, LLC, the Institute for Natural Resources at Oregon State University, Oregon State University Extension, and Oregon Sea Grant has been hired to do collaborative and participatory process design, strategic group facilitation, and strategic plan writing, with plan completion scheduled for December 2021!

They plan to work with the partnership to realize your vision and develop your implementation plan consisting of a set of prioritized actions and strategies to meet the needs of regional water users. 

Their project team has the experience, abilities, and proven track record to lead, develop, and provide support tools for the furtherance of a forward thinking, functional, self-sustaining, cohesive, inclusive collaborative and to realize a plan that represents the values of stakeholders in the Mid-Coast Water Planning region while ensuring a balanced approach to water delivery needs.


Lisa DeBruyckere* (Creative Resource Strategies) and Lisa Gaines (Institute for Natural Resources)

Oregon Explorer Development Team

Janine Salwasser, Myrica McCune, and Tyson Schoepflin (Institute for Natural Resources), Marc Rempel (OSU Libraries and Press)

Technical Writing

Jeff Behan (Institute for Natural Resources)

Facilitation Support and Technical Assistance for Plan Development

Sam Chan (Oregon Sea Grant)
Derek Godwin (OSU Extension)

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