Your Connection To the Outdoors

Chapter Business

Pertaining in some way to the operational activities of the chapter (meetings, structure, bureaucracy, etc.)

Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Open Meeting

Join us for an online conversation focused on listening, dialogue, and a greater understanding for the Berkshire (Western Mass) AMC Chapter to make outdoor spaces safe and welcoming to ALL. We will review our various activities, identify success and shortcomings, and plan new initiatives. By attending you will help to shape our chapter's progress on justice, equity, diversity and inclusion. Please attend and help us become better. Advance registration is free and required.

REGISTER HERE

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Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Open Meeting

Join us for an online conversation focused on listening, dialogue, and a greater understanding for the Berkshire (Western Mass) AMC Chapter to make outdoor spaces safe and welcoming to ALL. We will review our various activities, identify success and shortcomings, and plan new initiatives. By attending you will help to shape our chapter's progress on justice, equity, diversity and inclusion. Please attend and help us become better. Advance registration is free and required.

REGISTER HERE

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Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Open Meeting

Join us for an online conversation focused on listening, dialogue, and a greater understanding for the Berkshire (Western Mass) AMC Chapter to make outdoor spaces safe and welcoming to ALL. We will review our various activities, identify success and shortcomings, and plan new initiatives. By attending you will help to shape our chapter's progress on justice, equity, diversity and inclusion. Please attend and help us become better. Advance registration is free and required.

REGISTER HERE

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Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Open Meeting

Join us for an online conversation focused on listening, dialogue, and a greater understanding for the Berkshire (Western Mass) AMC Chapter to make outdoor spaces safe and welcoming to ALL. We will review our various activities, identify success and shortcomings, and plan new initiatives. By attending you will help to shape our chapter's progress on justice, equity, diversity and inclusion. Please attend and help us become better. Advance registration is free and required.

REGISTER HERE

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Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Open Meeting

Join us for an online conversation focused on listening, dialogue, and a greater understanding for the Berkshire (Western Mass) AMC Chapter to make outdoor spaces safe and welcoming to ALL. We will review our various activities, identify success and shortcomings, and plan new initiatives. By attending you will help to shape our chapter's progress on justice, equity, diversity and inclusion. Please attend and help us become better. Advance registration is free and required.

REGISTER HERE

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Berkshire Chapter Executive Committee 2021

The chapter Executive Committee ("ExCom") is the top level of chapter volunteer leadership. Elected annually, the Executive Committee consists of four Officers plus the chairpersons of all standing committees.

Below is the Executive Committee slate for 2021.

Chapter Officers - 2021

Chair: Brant Cheikes
Vice Chair: Heather Wyman
Treasurer: Tricia O'Neil Hanrahan
Secretary: Ashley Warner

Online Refresher Training for Chapter Activity Leaders

The Western Massachusetts and Worcester Chapter outdoor leadership instructors teamed up to provide a series of refreshers seminars for existing leaders during June and July 2020. These topics are updated with the most recent information from AMC’s Outdoor Learning Institute and the Leadership Requirements and Guidelines. While not a required component for leading during Phase 1 and 2 of the volunteer activities re-launch, overviews of how COVID-19 may apply to each topic are included, where applicable.