BAWT has a wide range of active committees that are always looking for more help! Most committees meet on a monthly basis at the BAWT Oakland office and are comprised of interns, staff, volunteers, and board members.
Anyone interested in joining a committee feel free to contact the designated staff member listed below.
The Program Committee is responsible for gear maintenance, planning and preparation of courses and program calender, as well as any special alumni events.
For more information, contact Aaron at 510-452-2298 x301 or firstname.lastname@example.org
BAWT’s Development Committee is responsible for the organizations development strategy and helping to facilitate development activities such as fundraising events and promotional campaigns.
For more information, contact Steven at 510-452-2298 x303 or email@example.com
The Marketing Committee is in charge of overseeing BAWT’s marketing and web strategy, public relations/community outreach, and provide tactical marketing support including copy writing and creative consulting.
For more information, contact marketing committee chair Scott[at] bawt[dot] org
Adventure Fundraising Committee
Climbing for Kids is one of BAWT’s largest fundraising events and the Adventure Fundraising Committee is responsible for recruiting and supporting climbers/backpackers in their fundraising efforts.
Board of Advisors, Executive Committee
Sharon Gillars, Chair, Financial Services Director, UC Berkeley
Bryant Cannon, Interim Vice-Chair and Development Committee, Deputy Attorney General – California Department of Justice
Jen Snook, Secretary, Marketing Committee, Entrepreneur
David Sheridan ACAS, Treasurer, Enterprise Risk Manager, CSAA Insurance Group, AAA Insurance
Board of Advisors
Nicole Bechard, Technical Project Manager-Facebook
Gabi Carranza, Community Organizer and Physician Assistant
Tracy Dearman, Broker, Tracy Dearman Real Estate
Sergio Diaz de León, Marketing Committee Co-Chair, Slalom
Anna Edmondson, Board Recruiting Committee, Anna Edmondson Editing
Melissa Higgins, Development Committee, Learning Specialist, Gateway Public Schools
Erin Kruse, Business Partner, Deloitte Consulting LLP
Daniel Wade, Attorney-United Policyholders
Ex-Officio Board of Advisors
Scott Wolland, BAWT Executive Director