Executive Director, Erin Cody

Erin joined the EEC in 2015. She has a B.A. in Environmental Sciences and Ecological Restoration from the University of Washington and an M.S in Elementary Education Teacher Certification from University of Phoenix. She has worked in an elementary setting for 14 years  and has much experience in natural sciences. Erin is an avid hiker and enjoys all sorts of outdoor recreation. She enjoys life most when she is outside.

Instructor, Sally Epperson

Sally is a retired elementary teacher with over 30 years of classroom experience. This is her first year as an EEC instructor and truly enjoys teaching water and agriculture education in the elementary schools. Sally can see and feel the excitement in her students as she presents a lesson in water conservation or agriculture.  Their enthusiasm for the lesson, coupled with hands on activities, indicates an appreciation and interest in the world around them. 


Sally and her husband love the Camp Verde area where they live. She enjoys hiking and reading. One of Sally's favorite activities is looking for deer or elk antlers in the spring and summer. 

We are hiring! Are you interested in educating Verde Valley residents and visitors about water conservation and sustainable agriculture? We are looking for a program manager for our adult and youth programs. Check out the job description to learn more about the Program Manager position!