Meet Our Staff


Jerry Jost

Executive Director

Earlier Jerry farmed with his family in south central Kansas. Later he worked with the Kansas Rural Center for two decades with sustainable agriculture. Jerry is a trained mediator. He has worked with KLT since 2008.


Steven Wahweotten

Conservation Intern 

Steven is from Prairie Band Potawatomi Reservation in Kansas.  He received his bachelor’s degree in Geography from the University of Kansas.  He is a current graduate student in the KU’s Urban Planning Program.  In his free time he enjoys running and several other outdoor pursuits.