Grants, Contracts, and Finance

Use the menu on the left to find guidance and resources for SCC grants, contracts, and financial information.

Need help? Contact the financial team!

Sarah GrothPicture of Sarah Groth, Fiscal Analyst, 360.407.6205

Sarah's areas of expertise

  • Agency Accounting (AP/AR)
  • Allotments
  • Payroll
  • Contracts Payments
  • Conservation District Motor Pool billings
  • Agency Liaison for Office of Financial Management
  • Washington Financial Officers Association
  • Financial Reports

Jillian Fishburn, Program Specialist, 360.407.6202Picture of Jillian Fishburn

Jillian's areas of expertise


  • Assistant to the Policy Director
  • Irrigation Efficiencies
  • Engineering
  • Livestock Technical Assistance
  • Public Records Officer
  • Samish

Other duties:

  • Travel/TEMS
  • Process grants

Karla Heinitz, Management Analyst, 360.407.6212Picture of Karla Heinitz

Karla's areas of expertise

  • Inter-agency contracts
  • Special projects
  • Agency ‘Lean’ coordinator
  • Shellfish program
  • Cost-share

Melissa Vander Linden, Program Specialist, 360.407.7617Picture of Melissa VanderLinden

Melissa's areas of expertise


  • Non-Shellfish
  • Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP)

Other Duties:

  • Conservation Practice Data System (CPDS) Management
  • CPDS Training
  • Process grants

Courtney Woods, Program Specialist, 360.407.6114Picture of Courtney Woods

Courtney's areas of expertise


  • Implementation
  • Drought
  • Shellfish
  • R&D Drill
  • Critter Pads
  • Cultural Resources
  • Technical Service Providers
  • Regional Conservation Partnership Program
  • Hay Funding

Other Duties:

  • Implementation Monitoring Program
  • Monthly financial newsletter
  • Grant’s Procedure Manual updates
  • District Training (as requested)
  • Voluntary Stewardship Program
  • Process grants