Born: Between the eras of indoor plumbing and ipods
Last purchase: Gas, before that food, before that gas, before that food, before that gas…
Favourite word/phrase/quote: “May the beauty of Nature always surprise and delight you!”
If I could change the world: … there would be a lot of very surprised people!
Your perfect day: Going to work in the field with Couch Conserv
What I wanted to be when I was a kid: Indian Scout
Favourite place I have visited: a big open rock surface overlooking a beaver pond in the depths of Severn Twp
Favourite season and why: October: fall colour, no bugs, cool weather
First job: cutting French fries at JM&Js restaurant (Orillia)
Before working at the Conservancy: I was a lost soul drifting through life.
What you love about working at the Conservancy: being outside, the great co-workers, the fabulous volunteers, the steadfast donors (really, it’s all true!)
Favourite part about your job: Being on the land, and being around when pizza is brought in for meetings
Favourite place in the Couchiching region: where ever there are rocks and trees and beaver ponds
What has been your most rewarding experience at the Conservancy so far? I found a $5 bill laying on a trail.
When you’re not at the Conservancy, what do you do with your time? Are there times I’m not supposed to be here?? What?