Ecological Restoration Business Association

Ecological Restoration Business Association

Ecological Restoration Business Association, formerly known as the National Mitigation Banking Association. ERBA) is proud to continue bringing together leaders who are committed to restoring and conserving America's wetlands, streams, habitats and other resources - a concept that unites sound economic and environmental practices. Membership rates are based upon the benefits each member company derives from the ecological restoration sector and the certainty provided by industry policies.

Organization Type:
National Trade or Professional Association
Tax Exempt Status:
Banking/Finance/Investments, Environment And Conservation, Conservation, Environment
Year Founded:
8270 Greensboro Dr.
Suite 700 Tysons, VA 22102
85 member companies

Financial Snapshot


Total revenues: $497,296

Year - 2017
1st-yr growth
Year by Year
Program service revenue

Total expenses: $546,749

Year - 2017
1st-yr growth
Year by Year
Other fees
Lobbying fees
Management fees

Total assets: $213,523

Year - 2017
1st-yr growth
Year by Year
Cash -- non-interest bearing
Prepaid expenses or deferred charges

Total Liabilities: $105,109

Year - 2017
1st-yr growth
Year by Year
Deferred revenue

This association reports using a management firm on their 990 tax documents.


Revenue: Amount ($)
Program service revenue 497,296
Investment income 0
Royalties 0
Sales of non-inventory assets 0
Net rental income 0
Miscellaneous revenue 0
Gaming income 0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds 0
Fundraising income 0
Total contributions 0
Income from sales of inventory 0
Total Revenue:


1-yr growth
Program service revenue


Expenses: Amount ($)
Other fees 300,000
Lobbying fees 84,928
Management fees 64,993
Other expenses 53,730
Conferences, conventions, meetings 22,985
Travel 10,261
Office expenses 4,930
Accounting fees 2,000
Information technology 1,842
Insurance 1,080
Travel/entertainment expenses to public officials 0
Royalties 0
Occupancy 0
Interest expense 0
Payments to affiliates 0
Depreciation, depletion, amortization 0
Legal fees 0
Professional fundraising fees 0
Investment management fees 0
Advertising and promotion 0
Grants to governments/orgs in the US 0
Grants to individuals in the US 0
Grants to orgs and individuals outside the US 0
Benefits paid to or for members 0
Compensation of current officers, directors, etc 0
Compensation of disqualified persons 0
Compensation for non-officers/directors 0
Pension plan contributions 0
Other employee benefits 0
Payroll taxes 0
Total Expenses:


1-yr growth
Other fees
Lobbying fees
Management fees
Other expenses
Conferences, conventions, meetings
Office expenses
Accounting fees
Information technology


Assets: Amount ($)
Cash -- non-interest bearing 185,633
Prepaid expenses or deferred charges 27,890
Inventories for sale or use 0
Investments in other securities 0
Savings and temporary cash investments 0
Receivables from officers, directors, etc. 0
Receivables from disqualified persons 0
Notes and loans receivables 0
Program-related investments 0
Intangible assets 0
Investments in publicly traded securities 0
Other assets 0
Pledges and grants receivable 0
Land, buildings, & equipment (net) 0
Accounts receivable 0
Total Assets:


1-yr growth
Cash -- non-interest bearing
Prepaid expenses or deferred charges


Liabilities: Amount ($)
Deferred revenue 105,109
Tax-exempt bond liabilities 0
Escrow or custodial account liability 0
Loans and other payables to officers, directors, etc. 0
Secured mortgages and notes payabl 0
Unsecured mortgages and notes payable 0
Grants payable 0
Accounts payable and accrued expenses 0
Other liabilities 0
Total Liabilities:


1-yr growth
Deferred revenue

   Net Assets:

Net Assets: Amount ($)
Unrestricted net assets 0
Temporarily restricted net assets 0
Permanently restricted net assets 0
Total Net Assets:


1-yr growth

Key Staff

Name Ascending
Add Prospect 
Adam Davis Board Member Board Member, Senior Executive ...X
Ben Guillon Director Senior Executive ...X
Donald H. Ross Imeediate Past President Administration, Senior Executive ...X
Donnar Collier Chairwoman Administration, Chairman of the Board ...X
James Parker President and Board Member Board Member, Finance, Senior Executive ...X
Jessica Marcus Vice President, Policy and Operations Issue Management/Policy Planning, Operations ...X
Michael Hare Vice President and Board Member Board Member ...X
Pamela Fetterman Secretary and Board Member Administration, Board Member, Senior Executive ...X
Preston Smith Treasurer and Board Member Board Member, Finance ...X
Randy Vogel Past President Administration, Board Member, Chief Executive Officer, Senior Executive ...X
Randy Wilgis Director Senior Executive ...X
Sara Johnson Executive Director Executive Director ...X
Seth Ginther Executive Vice President Senior Executive ...X
Steve Collins Director Senior Executive ...X
Travis Hemmen Past President Board Member, Finance, Senior Executive ...X
Wayne White President Senior Executive ...X
Will McDow Director Senior Executive ...X


Year Descending
Facility Amenities 
2019ERBA's 2019 Policy Conference Washington , DC , United States National Press Club March 5 March 7    ...X
2018ERBA's 2nd Annual Policy Conference Washington , DC , United States National Press Club January 23 January 25    ...X
2017Annual Policy Conference 2017 Washington , DC , United States University Club of Washington March 21 March 22   Ski, Cruise, Golf, Casino, Convention Center...X


NMBA NewsletterquarterlyYes...X

Recent Lobbying Spending

Source: Lobbying Disclosure Electronic Filings, Office of the Clerk, U.S House of Representatives.

2019 Q3: $0
2019 Q2: $0
2019 Q1: $0
2018: $30,000

PAC Details

Name: -


Last updated: -

PAC Contributions


Outside Representation

Firm Name Ascending
Reg/ Term 
Nossaman LLPRegistration ...X
Venable, LLPTermination 06/02/2014 ...X

Legislative Issue Focus

Source: Lobbying Disclosure Electronic Filings, Office of the Clerk, U.S House of Representatives.

This organization has no legislative issue data available.

Active Legislation

This organization has no active legislation data available.


Contractor Ascending
Service Category 
Reported Year Descending
Reported Compensation 
Nossaman LLP Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2018 $40,000 ...X
Nossaman LLP Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2017 $100,000 ...X
Nossaman LLP Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2016 $90,000 ...X
Nossaman LLP Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2015 $60,000 ...X
Nossaman LLP Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2014 $40,000 ...X
Venable, LLP Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2014 - ...X
Nossaman LLP Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2013 $60,000 ...X
Venable, LLP Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2013 $10,000 ...X
Nossaman LLP Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2012 - ...X
Venable, LLP Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2012 $120,000 ...X
Venable, LLP Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2011 $90,000 ...X
Venable, LLP Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2010 - ...X
Van Ness Feldman, LLP Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal  - ...X

***Disclaimer: This information has been sourced from a combination of the IRS Forms 990, 5500, and the Federal Audit Clearinghouse is a Paid Subscription Service.  
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