District Staff

Sharon H. Wilmot

Minidoka Administrative Assistant:


Sharon was born in Utah, moved to Idaho when she was almost 8 and has lived in the Mini-Cassia area since. She has worked for the district for 1 1/2 years, it has been a natural fit, as she has worked in various aspects of Ag most of her life. As a child, I rolling bales of hay for her father and as a teen she would get out of school to pick potatoes. She worked 15 years as a farm hand, with her own cattle and brand and has even driven short haul semi. She has been on the Albion City council 11 years and of that time 4 1/2 have been as Mayor. In her spare time she enjoys  camping, fishing (not so much the catching and cleaning) hunting, gardening, quilting, painting, singing with a local group of ladies ( the Variations) and being the 'Witch of the Manor' at the Albion Haunted Mansions. She is recently married to a "wonderful cowboy", Owen Wilmot, and now together they have 8 children and 24 grandchildren. 

LaRae Warren

East & West Cassia Administrative Assistant

West Cassia Boat Station Financial Assistant


LaRae recently moved to Burley from Meridian, Idaho. She was born and raised in the Burley area. She lived on a farm in the Oakley valley growing up. LaRae and her husband Clyde have 3 sons and  7 grandchildren.  (Not Shown)

Doreen McMurray

East Cassia and West Cassia  Information and Education Specialist

Doreen started working for the East Cassia and West Cassia Soil and Water Conservation Districts in February 1993, being with the districts now for over 25 years. (Yes, she started back when we kept address cards in file boxes and when computers were new and we still used electric typewriters for many tasks.)    Her greatest accomplishments have been managing the Idaho State FFA and 4-H Land & Soil Evaluation Career Development Event and working with the Mini-Cassia Direct Seed & Cover Crop Project (with focus on the CIG grant, working with the committee, and organizing Educational Tours and Workshops.   She managed the Seedling Tree sale for many years, working with landowners and giving school presentations where she became known as "The Tree Lady".    Doreen says the best thing about working for the Soil Districts is the Supervisors. 

Doreen & her husband Kerry have 6 children and 6 grandchildren.  Her hobbies include gardening, organizing things, bird watching, sewing & quilting, and grandchildren.

Megan Heward

East Cassia and West Cassia District Manager


Megan began working for East & West Cassia in 2011.  Her work has included all office administrative work including finances and board meetings.  She now focuses on finances and taxes for the districts and administration of the seedling tree sale.  Megan and her husband Trevor have 3 daughters.


NRCS Personnel

District Conservationist: 

David Mabey

ISWCC Ag Program Specialist: 

Carolyn Firth

Soil Conservationist: 

Dinah Reaney

Range & Wildlife Conservationist: 

Connor White

Soil Con Technician: 

Haydn Carson

Soil Conservationist: 

Nathan Huber (not shown)


East Cassia SWCD

1361 East 16th Street

Burley, ID 83318




West Cassia SWCD

1361 East 16th Street

Burley, ID 83318




Minidoka SWCD

98 B South 200 West

Rupert, ID 83350



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