Board of Directors Committees

Alpine Ambassadors

Alpine Ambassadors

A group of Mountaineers Climbers from all branches looking to push their limits together and help others improve their climbing skills through mentorship.

Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Meet The Mountaineers Board of Directors, view our governing documents, and learn about our "at large" committees.

Branch Leadership Committee

Branch Leadership Committee

The Branch Leadership Committee is comprised of the Branch Chairs, the Education Managers, and the Education Director. It provides guidance for the day to day operations of volunteer activities across the organization.

Climbing Technical Advisory Committee (PCE)

Climbing Technical Advisory Committee (PCE)

The Climbing Technical Advisory Committee (CTAC) provides recommendations on new and existing skills/techniques and equipment through research and testing.

Equity & Inclusion Committee

Equity & Inclusion Committee

A Board committee to identify and resource systematic ways to promote equity and inclusion and break down barriers to participation at The Mountaineers.

Events Committee

Events Committee

The Mountaineers is proud to offer events ranging from author events, film festivals, adventure lecturers and more. Learn about some of our ongoing events that happen every year.

Freedom 9 Committee

Freedom 9 Committee

The committee established by our Board of Directors and chaired by Mike Maude to write the ninth edition of Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills.

Global Adventures Committee

Global Adventures Committee

The Global Adventures committee brings the mission of the Mountaineers to the world by overseeing the planning and delivery of safe, fun and successful active outdoor adventures for Mountaineers members beyond the Pacific Northwest.

Hiking & Backpacking Summit Group

Current list of Hiking & Backpacking Chairs, as well as volunteers who annually attend the Hiking & Backpacking Summit.

Mountaineers Leadership Development

Mountaineers Leadership Development

This is an organization-wide effort focused on leadership development opportunities and continuing education for our volunteer leaders.

Sea Kayaking Summit Group

Current list of Sea Kayaking Chairs, as well as volunteers who annually attend the Sea Kayaking Summit.

Stewardship Partners Committee

Stewardship Partners Committee

Committee for The Mountaineers stewardship partner organizations

The Mountaineers eLearning Department

Learn more about The Mountaineers Outdoor Education eLearning Platform.

Walking the Wild Committee

Walking the Wild Committee

This committee made up of Seattle and Foothills Branch and Global Adventures members is responsible for running the "Walking the Wild" speaker series.