John Longhill - President
John’s unique contribution to the Friends of the Lower Blue River as a Board Director is founded in his educational background in environmental fields such as Oceanography and Landscape Architecture. His studies have helped him to understand the integration of plant ecology, range management, conservation, sustainability and use, in designing functional and beautiful environments. His experience in construction management, landscape design, animal care and management, add up to a wealth of knowledge that he can put to use when serving the landowners of the Middle Park Conservation District.
He is the manager of Blue Tree Ranch and operates a non-profit educational organization that partners horses with children and adults for the purpose of developing life skills.
In addition to his role as district supervisor, John serves as a volunteer with the following organizations.
- Swan Center Outreach – Executive Director
- Willowbrook Metro District for Ruby Ranch – Vice President
- Architectural Review Board for Ruby Ranch – Chairman
- Middle Park Conservation District– Board Supervisor