As the Conservation Operations Manager, Melissa Koskinen is responsible for initiating, designing and leading a wide variety of special projects that strengthen the organization and enhance our conservation outcomes.
As a Senior Regional Conservation Representative, Jeff Widen provides strategic support and direct assistance to campaigns focused on wilderness and conservation designations for BLM and National Forest lands in Colorado.
Jill Gottesman brings the skills of a diverse work history in nonprofit management, environmental education, wilderness therapy and social work to her role of Conservation Specialist for The Wilderness Society’s southeastern regional office.
Brent Martin is a lifetime conservationist and lives in the historic Cowee community of western North Carolina. During his career in conservation he has worked for the Armuchee Alliance, Georgia Forestwatch, the Land Trust for the Little Tennessee and The Wilderness Society.
As Regional Conservation Representative, Kitty helps lead The Wilderness Society’s efforts to protect, restore and raise awareness about Washington’s North Cascades region, one of the country’s largest and wildest ecosystems.