New Initiatives Workgroup

New Initiatives NLC Workgroup

Receives and evaluates proposals for changes to the National Conservation Agenda; evaluates major issues facing TU and explores potential solutions to those issues;  solicits, evaluates and nominates new grassroots members of the Board of Trustees (for election by TU members);  nominates NLC officers and Embrace-A-Stream committee members (for election by NLC representatives).

Committee Members
Chair, Mark Dillow, Texas
Ed Allgeier, Kentucky
James Fraser, Oregon
Malcolm Leaphart, South Carolina
Joe Miller, Arizona
Marshall Pendergrass, Colorado
Scott Seidman, New York
Graham Simmerman, Virginia
Bob Sodders, Iowa
Werner Studer, Wyoming
David Van Burgel, Maine
Brian Wagner, Pennsylvania

TU Staff Contacts: Beverly Smith, Steve Moyer 


EVENTS & TRAININGS

TU Volunteer Leaders trainings are a powerful way to connect with resources, learn from fellow volunteers and grow your impact locally. Join us for the following in-person and online events:

In-Person Trainings:

2020 Annual Meeting
TBD Online Event Planned

2021 Northeast Regional Rendezvous
June 26-28 – Connecticut

 

Online Trainings:
View recordings of past webinars online at www.tu.org/training. Online webinars are held at 8 p.m. EST unless otherwise noted.

June 4 – Planning for the Fall: What Activities Work Best (8PM)

June 9 – Tactical Succession Planning (8PM)

June 15 – Council Chair & Vice Chair Roundtable (5PM)

June 22 – Leaders Only Tools Section: Fedback from Volunteers (2PM)

June 23 – State of Eastern TU: Stories of Impact from the Field (8PM)

CONTACT VOLUNTEER OPERATIONS

Your Volunteer Operations Staff is here to help! 

Nick Halle
Volunteer Operations Coordinator
(703) 284-9425
Contact Nick for:

  • Volunteer Leader Login Issues
  • Insurance Requests / Questions
  • Fundraising Program & Support
  • Membership Recruitment Tools
  • L.L. Bean Rod Donations


Lisa Beranek

Leadership Development Manager
(907) 205-0974
Contact Lisa for:

  • Leadership Recruitment & Development
  • Embrace A Stream Grants Program
  • Strategic Planning Support
  • Diversity Event Planning