Peak Society
*peak society* Members

PEAK SOCIETY COUNCIL

Rich Draves, Chair 
Mona West
John Ohlson

DENALI
$100,000+

The Estate of James Lea
Charlie & Carol Michel

RAINIER
$25,000 - $99,999

Rich & Martha Draves*
Marek Karbarz
Dion & Alicia Sarchet In Memory of Eric Sarchet

ADAMS
$10,000 - $24,999

Ed Boulton
Stuart Jones Living Trust
Vineeth Madhusudanan & Manisha Powar
David & Hope Maltz
Greg & Mary Moga
John Ohlson*
Matthew Ray
Judy Sterry
Steve & Kay Townsend

BAKER
$7,500 - $9,999

Ann & Bruce Blume
Rena & Victor Chinn
James & Camela Dobrick*
Geoff & Peg Lawrence
Craig McKibben & Sarah Merner
Tom Vogl

GLACIER
$5,000 - $7,499

Jeremy Collison & Kristina Thorne
Sophie Hartshorn & Elizabeth Sall
Barney Harford & Beth Birnbaum
Richard & Tami Johnston
Martha Kongsgaard & Peter Goldman
Brynne & Ryan Koscianski
Michael Montgomery & Christy Fairlie
Patti Polinsky & Dave Claar*
Vikram & Jessica Sahney
Kara & Jeffrey Stone
Jerry Stritzke
Drs. Nancy Temkin & Peter Hendrickson
Vilma Vojta
Tab & Anita Wilkins*
Ann P. Wyckoff
Brian & Amy Young

STUART
$2,500 - $4,999

Michael Arriaga
Martin & Evelyn Babare
Hien & Paul Brown
Fred & Anandhi Bumstead
Jim Burke & April Gerlock
Cory Carlson
Tim & Jessica Carnes
Bob Feldman In Memory of Eldon Ball
Glauco Ferrari
Brian Fielder & Lisa Simpson
Jennifer Fortin & Anthony Santolla
Martinique & Eliot Grigg*
Chloe Harford & Henry Rebbeck
Garth Jacobson & Cindy Demeules
Dustin & Stephanie Johnson
Brian Kennan & Xio Muñoz
Martina & Michael Kozar
Mark Kroese & Lisa Tillman
Takeo Kuraishi
Trust for the benefit of Grace Lieberman
Steve & Colleen McClure
Adam & Jamie McKee
Roger Mellem
Daniel Otter & Michelle Wynne Otter
Deling Ren & Yinan Zhao
Jim & Kirsten Purdy
Bruce & Jill Sanchez
Ron & Eva-Maria Sher
Steve Swenson & Ann Dalton*
Tom Varga & Christine Martin*
Walter Von Der Linden
Gavin & Sara Woody*
Anonymous Donor (1)

SHUKSAN
$1,000 - $2,499

Barrett Amos
Bill Ashby
Shauna Balderson
Brian Berggren
Mearl Bergeson & Caroline Mueller*
Alex & Wendi Bogaard
Harlan Brown & Kathleen Dowd
David & Kimberly Burroughs
Chris Burrows
Bruce & Nadine Byers
Amber Carrigan & Seth Endriss-Dygert
Josh & Erin Chaitin
Glenna Chang & Greg Toledo
William & Frances Chapman
Rajib Choudhury
Lauri & Kevin Cochrane
Lorna Corrigan & Ken Christiansen
Peter Clitherow & Arvia Morris
John Colver
Scott & Maria Davidson
Glenn & Bertha Eades*
Kevin & Kristin Eagan
Mickey & Jeanne Eisenberg
David & Brita Enfield
Megan Farr & Owen Gabrielson
Alexander Fedora
David Ferris
Andrea Foegler
Lee Fromson & Twala Coggins*
Pamela French
Laurel Geisbush
Graham & Lulu Gephart
Andrea & Raphi Giangiulio
Rob Girling
Brandon Grooms
Don & Natala Goodman*
Sunil Gottumukkala
Danielle Graham & Andrew Pedersen
Daniel & Lucy Greenfield
Dave Griswold
Richard & Mia Guthrie
Dave & Elise Haavik
Robert Haeger
David Hancock
Jonathan Hawkins & Ann Mecklenburg*
Bill Hecker & Joy Parobeck
Petra Hilleberg & Stuart Craig
Bob Holding
David & Christina Holmes
Thomas & Kathryn Hornbein
Andrew Hughes
Tiina Jaatinen
Ben & Veronica Johns
Dustin & Stephanie Johnson
Melissa Jonas & Patrick Foster
Stephanie Kang
Nancy & Craig Kartes
Jeffrey Kilpatrick
Rick & Kay Kirsten
Stephan Kleine
Dee Ann Kline
Stanton Koch & Suzanne Dilanzo
Micah Kornfield
Mark & Jennifer Koski
Leone Kraus & Dr. Rebecca Hopkinson
Chris Lalonde
Broh & Carrie Landsman
Gretchen Lentz*
Peter Leonard & Beth Fishman
Richard & Leslie Levenson
Wayne & Roxanne Lieb
Tom Mach
Aidan & Mamie Marcuss
Heidi Mathisen & Klaus Brauer
MacDonald-Miller
Aaron & Marla Molskness
Liberty Munson
Kelly Neel
Andreea Niculiscu & Leah Koshiyama
Keri Nielson & George Rhodes
Ruth Nielsen & Chris Moore
Tom Nims
Dan Nord
Jared Patton
Marcus Peinado
Bryce & Elise Phillips
Carry Porter & Nicholas Brown
Charles H. & Nancy R. Porter
Shelly Ranus
Thomas Rausch
George Reynya
Ryan Ricketts
Michael Riley*
Jonathan Roberts
Christopher & Kathleen Robertson
Roderick Charitable Fund
Joshua Rowe
John Rudolf
Gene Russell
George F. Russell, Jr. Fund
Clark Satter
Kristiann Schoening & Peter Davis
Todd & Karen Schultz
Peter Scofield
Brian Scott
Kenneth B. Seamon & Jane A. Biddle
Adam Selipsky
Robert & Nita Sell
Susan Shih & Mark Eiselt
Lowell Skoog
Michael J. Smith
Jeff & Heather Snyder
Tim Spangler
Chris Spanton
Emma Spiro & Christopher DuBois
Curtis & Pam Stahlecker
Robert & Jennifer Stephenson
Paul Stevenson & Megan Davis
Drs. Richard Stiles & Louise Liang
Craig & Kelli Taylor
Scott & Kim Tennican
Sherrie Trecker
Matthew Vadnal
Paulina Varshavskaya
John & Julie Waldhausen in memory of Liesl Waldhausen
Brittany Weiler
Jon & Vera Wellner
Mona West*
Tracie Winbigler
Rene Yoakum & Greg Pindras
Charlie Zwick
Anonymous Donor (3)

* denotes charter member

Need Help? *get in touch*

If you have problems donating or questions about giving, please contact:

Bri Vanderlinden

206-521-6006

Peak Society

Peak Society members provide vital annual support for current programs and emerging initiatives to advance The Mountaineers mission and vision.

Join a distinguished group of individuals who support our mission and share our vision to educate and engage the next generation of recreationists and conservationists by making an annual gift of $1,000 or more to support The Mountaineers Annual Fund.

$750 Peak Society Challenge for NEW members

Thanks to an anonymous donor,  we have an opportunity for 20 NEW Peak Society members to join this special group of leaders at The Mountaineers. During The Mountaineers Gala Virtual Giving Week from March 30 - April 4, our angel donor will cover $250 of the $1000 donation required to join Peak Society.

What does that mean? You can join this distinguished group with a $750 donation today. To take advantage of this offer visit our Virtual Raise The Paddle Giving page to make your donation and include the note "I am new to Peak Society and would like to join the $750 challenge today."  

Peak Society members receive exclusive benefits, including

  • Complimentary membership to The Mountaineers
  • Invitations to exclusive member events and unique occasions to engage with each other and influential leaders in the outdoor recreation and conservation communities
  • Leaders Insights and e-updates summarizing topical events, news and information
  • Recognition in The Mountaineers Annual Report to donors
  • The Peak Society Badge displayed on your My Profile page

How can I make a qualifying Peak Society gift?

  • Make a one-time gift of $1,000, $2,500, $5,000, $7,500 or $10,000 to the annual fund
  • Make a multi-payment pledge of $1,000 or make a monthly unrestricted donation of $84 for 12 months
  • Raise the paddle at the $1,000 or more level at a Mountaineers signature fundraising event (Note: Event ticket prices, auction purchases and raffle tickets do not qualify towards Peak Society enrollment)
  • Submit your volunteer hours for a  $1,000 corporate matching gift from your employer to The Mountaineers annual fund
  • Make a gift of stock valued at $1,000 or more 
  • Renew your Peak Society membership annually (your My Profile page will tell you when it's time)

Your annual, unrestricted gift of $1,000 or more will renew you as a member of the Peak Society.

give today

For more information, contact Bri Vanderlinden at or 206-521-6006.