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.
 
 

 Ben Jackson, Board Secretary/Treasurer

Ben was elected by the farmers of Giles County in 2019. He currently works in the position of Branch Manager at the Bank of Frankewing in Pulaski. Ben was born and raised in Pulaski, with hunting and fishing as important hobbies growing up.  He continues to be an dedicated outdoorsman, interested in wildlife conservation evidenced by his memberships in the local Quail Forever Milky Way Chapter and Ducks Unlimited. 



 
 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.
 
 
  James McCormack, Board Supervisor


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