Contact Us


Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, CRWP staff are continuing to work either at the office or remotely. We are continuing to answer the phone and reply to email messages.

If you would like to talk with CRWP staff, call us at 507-786-3913. 

If you would like to email the CRWP staff, you can reach us at:

Kristi Pursell, Executive Director
Alan Kraus, Conservation Program Manager
Kevin Strauss, Community Engagement Coordinator

If you’re not sure who to email, then send an email to and we’ll all see it.
You can also learn more about CRWP at

In the meantime, stay safe and thank you for doing your part to keep your fellow Minnesotans safe and healthy.
We’ll get through this by working together. Luckily, we’re really good at that.


We would love to answer your questions and hear your feedback. 

Our address is 710 Division St., Northfield, MN 55057 in the Richie Eye Clinic building (next to Sterling Pharmacy).  Our main phone number is (507) 786-3913 or you can reach certain individual staff members at their phone extensions or at the email addresses below.


CRWP Staff:

Kristi Pursell
Executive Director
(507) 786-3913   ext. 1 –

Alan Kraus
Conservation Program Manager
(507) 786-3913   ext. 3 –

Kevin Strauss
Community Engagement Coordinator 
(507) 786-3913 ext. 2 –

Aaron Wills
Contract Community Wastewater Facilitator (Northern Region)

For more information on our staff and BOD, see our Staff & Board page.

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