Lower Elkhorn NRD finds its new director: Anthony Wisnieski

NORTHEAST Neb. --The Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District has named a new director for Subdistrict 3.

The Director is Anthony Wisnieski from Norfolk. Wisnieski is president of Building Green Structures, a construction company based in Pilger. Wisnieski was sworn in on Thursday during the board of directors' monthly meeting.

Wisnieski put himself in front of the board, interviewing for the position, answering questions, and putting forth his qualifications for the position. Wisnieski was one of two interviewees during the night winning the vote 10-3.

Subdistrict 3 is the area just outside of Norfolk towards the North and East.

"I'm going to learn a lot here with conservation," Wisnieski said. "I'm just excited to be on the board, looking forward to the next couple years hopefully more than 2 or 3, hopefully, a long time."