Q: How long have you been volunteering at NABC?
A: I started volunteering in August, 2010.
Q: What motivated you to volunteer at NABC?
A: I heard a TV story about a bear and a live cam around January 12th 2010. That’s how it started and I became interested in the live cam. Watching Lily raising Hope really hooked me. I just saw many people becoming active and doing volunteer work and I wanted to become a part of that effort.
Q: What do you do as a volunteer?
A: I work with teams and groups for various projects. I am available for whatever I can do to help the NABC continue to be so successful. Some of the things I do are short term, and others take more time.
Q: Is there one memorable experience you’ve had as a volunteer?
A: I love working with the different people that come to the NABC. Talking about the bears with folks who are new to this experience is…
Q: What would you like volunteers to know about you?
A: I am a Vietnam veteran. I recently retired. I believe so much in Doctor Rogers’ research style as compared to other black bear researchers.