Kyle Shenk

Pennsylvania State Director, Conservation Acquisition


Kyle ShenkKyle serves as our Pennsylvania State Director, located in the capital city of Harrisburg.  A native of the commonwealth, Kyle brought his life-long love of the Pennsylvania outdoors to The Conservation Fund in 2007.

He oversees all aspects of the Fund’s work in Pennsylvania, focusing on high priority conservation acquisitions and mitigation fund management. Working with the non-profit, business, and government sectors Kyle spearheads conservation projects at multiple scales, from local parks and greenways to landscape level ecosystem protection.

He has a BS in Geoenvironmental Studies/GIS from Shippensburg University, and a MS in Community and Regional Planning from Temple University. 

Contact: kshenk@conservationfund.org   Phone: 717-230-8166   Office: Pennsylvania

Projects

Lackawanna Highlands

Lackawanna Highlands

The Lackawanna Highlands project in northeastern Pennsylvania follows a trend across the country of vast privately-owned working forests in...
State Game Lands 93

State Game Lands 93

September 11, 2001 is one of the most tragic days in our nation’s history. Nearly 3,000 people died as...
Roaring Creek At Weiser State Forest

Roaring Creek At Weiser State Forest

In 2003, The Conservation Fund teamed up with the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources to protect nearly 9,000 acres...
Michaux State Forest

Michaux State Forest

Pennsylvania’s Michaux State Forest covers more than 85,000 acres and is referred to as the state’s ”cradle of forestry.”  We helped expand Michaux...
Pinchot State Forest

Pinchot State Forest

In northeast Pennsylvania, Pinchot State Forest  is a beautiful natural area that shelters wildlife and offers outdoor enthusiasts a colorful...
Gettysburg National Military Park

Gettysburg National Military Park

The history of the United States hung in the balance on the first three days of July 1863, as...
Camp Security Revolutionary War POW Camp

Camp Security Revolutionary War POW Camp

Camp Security in southern Pennsylvania, is one of only a handful of Revolutionary War-era prisoner-of-war camps that have not...