Greg Taylor, District Conservationist
(931) 716-3018

Greg has worked with USDA since 1987, and has served Hickman County since 1995. He has worked throughout Middle and West Tennessee, including one year with the Tennessee Department of Agriculture. He received a B.S. Degree in Plant Science from the University of Tennessee at Martin in 1976, is a Certified Conservation Planner, and a Certified Commercial Applicator Category 10.  

Sharon Englett, Area Office Assistant
(931) 716-3017

Sharon started work with NRCS in February of 1997 as an office assistant for the Buffalo/Duck River Resource Conservation & Development (RC&D) Council. In 2011, NRCS eliminated funding to the RC&D and she was reassigned to the Murfreesboro Area 2 office, but works out of the Centerville Service Center. She continues to assist the Buffalo/Duck River RC&D Council with their Envirothon program; an Environmental High School competition, and 2 other RC&D council’s Envirothons. Ms. Englett also manages the NRCS Earth Team Program, where people can volunteer their time in helping conserve and protect our natural resources. For more information on how you can become an Earth Team Volunteer, please contact her.


Chip Rose, Soil Conservationist
  (931) 716-3016 (Centerville office)
or   (931) 363-2675 x 108  (
Pulaski office)

Chip was previously employed with the Giles County Soil Conservation District as a District Technician for 7.5 years. As of October 2015 he has been assigned to the Centerville NRCS staff as a Soil Conservationist. In that position he will be covering multiple counties including Hickman, Perry, Lewis, Lawrence, and Giles. He has been a resident of Giles County all his life; with the exception of the time he spent in Martin, TN where he received a B.S. degree in Natural Resources Management with a concentration in Wildlife Biology from the University of Tennessee at Martin.