Board of Directors
Soil Conservation Districts are local units of government responsible for the soil and water conservation work within their boundaries. The district's role is to increase voluntary conservation practices among farmers, ranchers and other land users. The SCD is governed by an elected board.
 
 Larry Dickey, Board Chairman
Larry currently serves as Vice-Chairman of the Board. He was elected in March of 2006 by the farmers of Giles County. He is a native of Giles County and still resides on the farm in the Campbellsville area where he grew up. Larry is responsible for outside sales through the Giles County Cooperative. He is a member of the local Quail Forever Milky Way Chapter and an avid supporter of Wildlife.
 
 
Bill Dunavant, Board Vice-Chairman
Bill was appointed to the Giles County SCD board by the Tennessee Department of Agriculture (TDA) in August of 2007. Bill grew up on a diversified farming operation and is a 7th generation farmer . Today Bill and his wife reside in Campbellsville on the farm that has been in his family for more than 100 years. He owns and operates two poultry barns and raises cattle. Bill also serves on the board for Farm Bureau and is a member of the Giles County Cattleman’s Association.
 
 
 Wade Edde, Board Secretary/Treasurer
Wade currently serves as Secretary/Treasurer for the Board. He was elected in March of 2003 by the farmers of Giles County. Wade was born and raised in the Aymett Town area of Giles County and now owns the farm where his ancestors sharecropped. He raises and trains bird dogs and horses at his farm, Leatherwood Creek Stables & Kennels. Wade is also a member of the local Quail Forever Milky Way Chapter as well as the Quail Hunter’s Association and is a dedicated supporter of wildlife.

 
 Chris Edgmon, Board Supervisor
Chris was appointed to the Giles County SCD board by the Tennessee Department of Agriculture (TDA) in April of 2015.  Chris and his family live in the Prospect area of Giles County and raise Angus cattle.  Chris served for nine years on the FSA Giles County Committee.
 
 
  Leslie "Bubba" Parker, Board Supervisor
Leslie was elected to the board in 2016 by the farmers of Giles County.  He is a retired educator, who lives on the family farm in the Bodenham community.  He raises Salers influenced cattle on Weakley Creek and Big Dry Creek.

Giles County Soil Conservation District is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer.