Jan 22, 2016

IECA Announces New Executive Director

Sharan Wilson will focus on education & membership

Intl. Erosion Control Assn. (IECA) Region One has announced Sharan Wilson as its new Executive Director.

After an extensive search, the IECA Board of Directors has chosen Wilson to be the leader for the organization. Wilson has more than 20 years of senior-level leadership experience in the telecommunications industry, followed by nearly ten years as an executive director in the non-profit sector. Her undergraduate degree is in advertising/public relations, and her master’s is in organizational development from the University of Nebraska Omaha.

“I am honored to have been chosen as the new executive director of IECA Region One,” said Wilson. “I am coming on board at a great time and am looking forward to all the opportunities that present themselves.”

“Wilson… has an extensive experience working with boards and in growing the membership of nonprofits,” said Brock Peters, IECA president. “She is a results-focused professional with an extensive experience leading high-performance teams while effectively managing operating budgets and profits and losses.”

Wilson is prepared to begin working and improving all components of the organization by communication and implementation of the newly adopted five-year strategic plan. Her areas of focus will be education and membership.

Wilson will be introduced at IECA’s annual conference, Environmental Connection 2016, in San Antonio from February 16 to 19, 2016.