Our Team

AMCD is a special district—think Fire, Water Conservancy, Parks & Rec—formed by vote of the tax paying residents of La Plata County, overseen by an elected board of directors who hire a manager and staff to operate the mosquito control program.


Board Members


Tony Whittle

Board President

Butch Knowlton

Board Member

Ann Bruce

Board Member

Scott Maycock

Board Member

Cecilia Whitaker

Board Member

Staff Members


Joe Kuefler

General Manager

Pat Kelley

Staff Supervisor

Melody Davis

Office Manager, Lab Technician

Charles Devon

Mechanic, Trap Technician

Carl Schaaf

Field Technician

Ben Bain

GIS Mapping Expert

Leo Williams

Field Technician

Seth Foster

Field Technician

Terry Eshelman

Field Technician