Board of Directors

Board of Directors

The Wisconsin Prescribed Fire Council is a coalition of government agencies, organizations, contractors and individuals striving to make the use of prescribed fire in Wisconsin more safe, effective and accepted for all practitioners. Our current board members include:


Jeb Barzen
Private Lands Conservation LLC

Vice Chair

Nathan Holoubek
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources


Clay Frazer
Pheasants Forever/Native Range Ecological


Jim Elleson
Quercus Land Stewardship Services

Implementation and Standards Committee Chair

Board Members

Council Meetings

The Wisconsin Prescribed Fire Council holds council meetings every Spring, Winter, and Fall. If you are a WPFC member, you are always invited to participate in council meetings.

Council meeting minutes archive coming soon!

Council Bylaws

The Wisconsin Prescribed Fire Council developed and adopted the official WPFC Bylaws in July of 2005. Last updates occurred in January 2023, adjusting the number of directors from ten to fourteen.