Leader Spotlight

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. It is a platform for our leaders to share tips and tricks, favorite memories, and inspiration for new and rising leaders.

Shelley Beuviere on Leader Spotlight: Karen Wallace

Shelley Beuviere Shelley Beuviere
Education Manager
July 05, 2019

Karen is an amazing leader. Her passion, knowledge and enthusiasm for the wilderness (matched with her keen attention to everyone in the group)ensured that all [...]

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Leader Spotlight: Karen Wallace

Leader Spotlight: Karen Wallace

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. Meet this month's featured leader: Karen Wallace. She is a 3-year member with an adventurous spirit, a keen attention to detail, and a passion for sharing her love of the outdoors with others.

Leader Spotlight: Lisa Hayek

Leader Spotlight: Lisa Hayek

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. Meet this month's featured leader: Lisa Hayek. She is a 3-year member who hikes almost daily with her baby daughter. They hope to see you out on the trail!

Leader Spotlight: Krissy Fagan

Leader Spotlight: Krissy Fagan

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. Meet this month's featured leader: Krissy Fagan. She is a 10-year member who found her climbing family through The Mountaineers!

Heather Rein on Leader Spotlight: Gordie Swartzman

Placeholder Contact Profile Heather Rein
Education Manager
March 29, 2019

Gordie is the best. He is definitely passionate about the natural world and passes that on to his hikers. I’ve learned a lot from him [...]

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Leader Spotlight: Gordie Swartzman

Leader Spotlight: Gordie Swartzman

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. Meet this month's featured leader: Gordie Swartzman. He is a 37-year member who is addicted to bird and plant identification... as well as the feeling of sharing the places he loves with others!

Leader Spotlight: Debbee Lynn Straub

Leader Spotlight: Debbee Lynn Straub

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. Meet this month's featured leader: Debbee Lynn Straub. She is an avid climber - and paddler! - who was motivated to become a leader to encourage other women to lead and to help build a positive community.

Leader Spotlight: Nancy Lloyd

Leader Spotlight: Nancy Lloyd

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. Meet this month's featured leader: Nancy Lloyd. She is a 12-year member from Olympia who is always working for the weekend and her next adventure outside!

Leader Spotlight: Bill Coady

Leader Spotlight: Bill Coady

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. Meet this month's featured leader: Bill Coady. He is a sea kayaking and cross-country ski leader who plays the drums and loves being a grandparent!

Peter Hendrickson on Leader Spotlight: Tab Wilkins

Peter Hendrickson Peter Hendrickson
Education Manager
November 29, 2018

Tab provided first order leadership to the Branch Leadership Council while VP for Branches. Thanks, Tab.

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Leader Spotlight: Tab Wilkins

Leader Spotlight: Tab Wilkins

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. Meet this month's featured leader: Tab Wilkins. He is a 18-year leader who has supported The Mountaineers both in the backcountry and on the Board ... and he met his wife through our community!

Alina Badus on Leader Spotlight: Rena Chinn

Alina Badus Alina Badus
Education Manager
October 30, 2018

Rena is awesome! Nice to see her featured here.

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Leader Spotlight: Rena Chinn

Leader Spotlight: Rena Chinn

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. Meet this month's featured leader: Rena Chinn. She is 12-year member who believes that climbing can empower people to face challenges in all areas of their lives.

Leader Spotlight: Curtis Stock

Leader Spotlight: Curtis Stock

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. Meet this month's featured leader: Curtis Stock. He is a climb leader in Tacoma who has leveraged his experience with The Mountaineers to climb around the world!

Leader Spotlight: Henry Romer

Leader Spotlight: Henry Romer

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. Meet this month's featured leader: Henry Romer. He is a long-time leader and instructor who supports multiple activities ... and who just completed the 100 Peaks at Mt. Rainier list in July 2018!

Leader Spotlight: Ted Miller

Leader Spotlight: Ted Miller

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. Meet this month's featured leader: Ted Miller. He is a 9-year member with the Bellingham Branch who became a leader to give back to his community.

Leader Spotlight: Bernadette Lamarca

Leader Spotlight: Bernadette Lamarca

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. Meet this month's featured leader: Bernadette Lamarca. She is an Everett-based hike leader with 13 years of experience leading for The Mountaineers!

Leader Spotlight: Jacob Wolniewicz

Leader Spotlight: Jacob Wolniewicz

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. Meet this month's featured leader: Jacob Wolniewicz. He is a Seattle-based volunteer who joined to gain technical skills and stayed for the community!

Leader Spotlight: Jill Uthoff

Leader Spotlight: Jill Uthoff

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. Meet this month's featured leader: Jill Uthoff. She's a Tacoma-based volunteer who loves to climb and who's a leader on a number of climbing committees!

Leader Spotlight: Christine Grenier

Leader Spotlight: Christine Grenier

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. Meet this month's featured leader: Christine Grenier. She is a 12-year leader who always remembers to keep trips fun, and to enjoy the wild places she's exploring.

Leader Spotlight: Danielle Graham

Leader Spotlight: Danielle Graham

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. It is a platform for our leaders to share tips and tricks, favorite memories, and inspiration for new and rising leaders. Meet this month's featured leader: Danielle Graham

Leader Spotlight: Tom Eckhout

Leader Spotlight: Tom Eckhout

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. It's a platform for our leaders to share tips and tricks, favorite memories, and inspiration for new and rising leaders. Meet this month's featured leader: Tom Eckhout

Leader Spotlight: Kyle Breakey

Leader Spotlight: Kyle Breakey

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. It is a platform for our leaders to share tips and tricks, favorite memories, and inspiration for new and rising leaders. Meet this month's featured leader: Kyle Breakey

Leader Spotlight: Jerry Logan

Leader Spotlight: Jerry Logan

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. It is a platform for our leaders to share tips and tricks, favorite memories, and inspiration for new and rising leaders. Meet this month's featured leader: Jerry Logan

Leader Spotlight: Rodica Manole

Leader Spotlight: Rodica Manole

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. It is a platform for our leaders to share tips and tricks, favorite memories, and inspiration for new and rising leaders. Meet this month's featured leader: Rodica Manole

Leader Spotlight: Bill Borom

Leader Spotlight: Bill Borom

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. It is a platform for our leaders to share tips and tricks, favorite memories and inspiration for new and rising leaders. Meet this month's featured leader: Bill Borom.

Leader Spotlight: Donna Kreuger

Leader Spotlight: Donna Kreuger

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. It is a platform for our leaders to share tips and tricks, favorite memories and inspiration for new and rising leaders. Meet this month's featured leader: Donna Kreuger

Leader Spotlight: Sherrie Trecker

Leader Spotlight: Sherrie Trecker

Leader Spotlight is a monthly blog to showcase our incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers. It is a platform for our leaders to share tips and tricks, favorite memories and inspiration for new and rising leaders. Meet this month's featured leader: Sherrie Trecker.

Leader Spotlight: Charlie Michel

Leader Spotlight: Charlie Michel

Leader Spotlight is a monthly showcase of the incredible volunteer leadership at The Mountaineers to share tips and tricks, favorite memories, and inspiration for new and rising leaders. Meet this month's featured leader: Charlie Michel.