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Amanda Gilbert, Executive Director

Amanda joined the Coast Fork Willamette Watershed Council as Executive Director in November 2015. Amanda is an Oregon native and received her Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science from Oregon State University. She has worked with watershed councils for over a decade. She began her watershed council career in 2005 with the McKenzie Watershed Council in a variety of capacities. For eight years she worked with the Long Tom Watershed Council as the Fiscal Manager. Cottage Grove holds a special place in her heart as she lives, works, and raises her family in the community.  For information about the CFWWC, contact

Riley Newman

Reilly Newman, Projects Coordinator

Reilly began working with the CFWWC as Education & Outreach Coordinator in November 2013. She holds a Bachelor’s degree (BS) in Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences from the Oregon State University, with a GIS Certification and 2 Associate’s Degrees from Lane Community College. She has 8 years of field experience working in federal, state, and non profit agencies as well as 2 years working in conservation genetics labs. In her free time, Reilly enjoys traveling, walking her dogs, reading, exploring the local forests and rivers. For restoration or projects information, contact

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Maggie O’Driscoll, Education Coordinator

Maggie began working with the CFWWC as Operations Manager in June 2011, after recieving her Bachelor of Science degree in Geography from the University of Oregon. She has a background in GIS (Geographic Information Systems) with a GIS Certification and Associate’s Degree from Lane Community College and applied experience at the University of Oregon InfoGraphics Lab and Lane Council of Governments. While at the UO, she concentrated on GIS, cartography, environmental studies and natural resource policy. Maggie loves outdoor activities, including cycling, disc golf, hiking, snowboarding and snowshoeing. For more information on education, email

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