Board Election and Annual Meeting Announcement
Election Process and important dates

FOUR RETURNING DIRECTORS HAVE BEEN NOMINATED for open positions on the Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) Board of Directors for the 2019–2022 term.Elections will be conducted electronically prior to the organization’s annual meeting, which is scheduled from 10:30 a.m. to noon EDT on September 7, 2019.

Nominated for three-year terms are: Greg Winchester of Milton, Georgia; Beth Critton of West Hartford, Connecticut; Rubén Rosales of Cambridge, Massachusetts; and Norman Findley of Brookhaven, Georgia.

The annual meeting will be conducted on a virtual basis this year. Further information on the meeting, the elections process, and the nominees can be found at:

Additional nominations may be made via petitions signed by at least 100 members of the ATC in good standing and received 20 days prior to the annual meeting. They should be addressed to Sandra Marra, president and CEO, at ATC headquarters in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. Additionally, any motions or resolutions relevant to the corporate affairs of the ATC for consideration at the annual meeting should be sent to [email protected] by August 23 or by mail to ATC headquarters to be received before that date.

We will be adding more information including the agenda, biographies of board candidates, and other updates — so check back frequently as we get closer to the meeting.

Your membership must be current to vote. To check on your membership status, contact us at (304) 535-6331 or e-mail: [email protected]. Elections will occur online. Online voting will open at noon on August 24 and continue until 8 a.m. EDT on September 7. All members in good standing will receive an e-mail with voting instructions in August.

How to participate:

View the meeting live: or
View the meeting and submit questions during the event: [email protected]
Renew your membership:
Learn more:

A.T. Shenandoah National Park – By Lori Mier