Board of Directors

Jeff Paton

Treasurer

Jeff has owned and operated a successful orchard in the Upper Valley for 35 years. He has also served eight years as treasurer for St. James Episcopal Church and is the Communications Officer for Chelan County Mountain Rescue Association. Jeff holds a Bachelors in Horticulture.

Chris Simrell

Director

Chris teaches 7th and 8th grade English and Social Studies in Cashmere and lives in Leavenworth. 

Sol Wertkin

Director

 

Sol is a Registered Nurse at Central Washington Hospital. He served two years as treasurer of the Association for Fire Ecology and is a member of Chelan County Search and Rescue. Sol holds a Bachelors in Business and Finance. 

Molly Ravits

Director

Molly teaches high school science at Cascade High in Leavenworth, WA. She is the high school advisor for the Cascade Climbing Club. She has a degree in Geology and a Master's in Teaching from the University of Washington. 

Mike Miller

Director

Mike is a Registered Nurse at Central Washington Hospital 

Alison Miller

President

Alison is an architect at her one-person architecture firm in Leavenworth. Between school in Oregon and settling down to her current career, she worked in climbing shops and gyms, and in Yosemite and Grand Teton national parks. She holds a Bachelor of Architecture.

Adam Butterfield

Director

Adam is a local Mountain Guide.  He works both domestically and internationally taking guests on adventures around the globe.

Zack Deluca

Director

Zack is a geologist for Nelson Geotechnical Associates in Wenatchee and lives in Leavenworth. He has volunteered as a Climbing Ranger for the Wenatchee River Ranger District and has a B.S. in Geology from Western Washington University