2019 Volunteer of the Year SORO
Tom Weaver was recognized by his peers in the southern region (SORO) of the A.T. in 2019 as their Volunteer of the Year. This award recognizes Tom Weaver for his stewardship of the Appalachian Trail and his commitment and dedication to hiking interests across North Carolina. Tom has volunteered over 3,400 hours to trail maintenance on the A.T. and other trails in the region since becoming a member of the Carolina Mountain Club in 2013. Tom is always willing to help any crew with any issue: clearing blowdowns, building bridges, or making signs. Tom also serves in many leadership roles for CMC including Trails Facility Manager, RPC member, and Konnarock planning and as Chairman of the NC Trails Committee.