Meet the Team

The NCCD staff is a dedicated group of individuals ready and eager to provide information and technical assistance.

Judy Becker

Judy Becker

District Manager, Agricultural Land Preservation Administrator

Judy started with the District in 2002 as an Administrative Assistant. She has been District Manager since 2007. She has a background and degrees in business management and accounting.

Shirley Snyder

Shirley Snyder

Administrative Assistant

Shirley has been our Administrative Assistant since 2007. She worked for several years for the Farm Service Agency in Northumberland County. Shirley has a background and degree in nutrition.

Michael McCleary

Michael McCleary

Erosion and Sediment Technician, Dirt and Gravel Roads Technician

Michael has been with us since 2011. He came out of retirement after working most of his life for the federal prison system.

Sean Hartzell

Sean Hartzell

Erosion and Sediment Technician II, Dirt and Gravel Roads Technician II

Sean has his master’s degree in Biology from Bloomsburg University. Prior to joining our team, he was an Adjunct Biology Professor at Bloomsburg University and worked as a Wildlife and Fisheries Biologist Aid for the PA Fish and Boat Commission.

Chantel Shambach

Chantel Shambach

Watershed Specialist

Chantel was our summer intern for 2014 and worked with our mosquito-borne disease control program during the 2017 and start of 2018 seasons. She became the District Watershed Specialist in 2018. Chantel graduated from Bloomsburg University in 2014.

Rachael Moore

Rachael Moore

Agricultural Conservation Technician

Rachael is a 2018 graduate of Dickinson College. Before joining our team, she was a Research Technician at the Rodale Institute, a non-profit education and research farm that focuses on soil health.

Brandon Ball

Brandon Ball

Mosquito-borne Disease Control Coordinator

Brandon is our coordinator for the Mosquito-borne Disease Control Program. He is a 2018 graduate of Bloomsburg University.

Tyler Heeter

Tyler Heeter

Mosquito-borne Disease Control Program Technician

Tyler is joining us for his second season with our Mosquito-borne Disease Control Program. He graduated from Penn State University in 2015

Alexis Bowser

Alexis Bowser

Mosquito-borne Disease Control Program Technician

Alexis is a 2019 graduate of Penn State University. She has prior experience in Vector Management as a former Bureau of Clean Water Intern for the PA Department of Environmental Protection.

Questions?

Contact our office today at 570-495-4665 x 305 or jbecker@nccdpa.org and find out how you can get more involved with NCCD. We look forward to hearing from you!