Wednesday, April 15, 2009

MLC welcomes 2 new members to our Board

We would like to welcome our newest additions to The Mountain Lake Conservancy Board: Tom McAvoy and Laura Belleville. Tom has been working with the MLC since 2000 on treating our hemlocks from the woolly adelgid. He has been employed with Virginia Tech's Deptartment of Entomology for over 20 years.

Laura has been working with the MLC for the past 3 years on various programming and marketing. She currently holds the position of the Director of Conservation and Regional Director for The Appalachian Trail Conservancy. Laura has been with the Appalachian Trail Conservancy for the past five years and has over 20 years of experience with other organizations such as The Nature Conservancy.We look forward working with both Tom and Laura and making many positive decisions for the mountain.