Board of Directors, Advisors, Committee Chairs
You can contact the CAMN President at the address below.
Capital Area Master Naturalists
P.O. Box 303323
Austin, TX 78703
Contact CAMN officers and committees at the addresses below.
|Communications – Oversees and manages content on CAMN website, social media, and email groups|
|Hospitality – VIP. Provides refreshments for chapter meetings, board meetings, and training firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Membership & VMS – Approves member service hours in VMS system. Pull reports on active members when needed. Maintains contact with state-level VMS admins||Gary Sertichemail@example.com|
|Pre-Approvals – Reviews requests for volunteer and/or training hours and determines which opportunities qualify per state guidelines||Kat Rossfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Applications and Admissions – Publishes, receives and reviews applications for prospective members each August-September. Selects 35 trainees for each new class||Terry Southwellemail@example.com|
|Curriculum – Organizes training classes for incoming members. Assists with booking training class locations and speakers. Serves as primary face of CAMN for new trainees||Carla Criner, David Cookfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Mentorship – Matches veteran CAMN members with new trainees in an effort to provide guidance, accountability, and camaraderie during the first-year email@example.com|
|New Class Representative – Acts as a liaison between the new trainee class and the Board. Relays messages, concerns, ideas, and accomplishments. Votes on Board decisions on behalf on the new class||Jaz McGill, Diana Sanchezfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|CAMN Reader – Identifies and compiles news, member spotlights, volunteer opportunities, AT events, and other information in a bi-weekly email newsletter. Works with Membership to identify new opportunities||Sharon Lynchemail@example.com|
|Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Accessibility (DEIA) – Seeks out opportunities to diversify CAMN membership and audiences. Researches meaningful ways to include people of all abilities and backgrounds in our programming||Kat Ross, Jaz McGillfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Education and Outreach – Schedules CAMN appearances at community events,schools, and other public venues. Creates activities and programs for a wide range of audiences||Jonatan Salinas, Diana Sanchezemail@example.com|
|Junior Master Naturalist||Kat Tombs, Carolyn Mixonfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Chapter Advisor**||Kelly Simon, Jeri Porter|
* Elected Officers.
**Chapter Advisors are permanent members of the Board and are typically employees of Texas Parks and Wildlife or Agrilife Extension.