Next Generation Advisory Council Member
Natrieifia worked with the Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) since the summer of 2016 until fall 2017. She has been a main contributor to ATC Register Blog, built and maintained sections of Trail with many volunteers, and engaged with the public, educating about Leave No Trace and best stewardship practices of our natural spaces. She completed her B.S. in Biology at the University of North Carolina Asheville in May 2017. In August she is beginning a Recreation Technician Forest Service internship and hopes to branch into wildlife conservation research. She believes that not only should humans incorporate as many diverse viewpoints as possible to conserve and preserve our natural spaces for future generations, but also that individuals should seek diversification in their personal skill sets to solve the most complex issues of our time.