Lori McCullough, Tread Lightly!’s Chief Executive Officer is a respected and well-connected leader with 20+ years’ experience advocating conservation ethics and delivering innovative, cost-effective solutions to some of the nation’s most contentious issues surrounding outdoor recreation and natural resource management. A consummate networker, Lori has proven ability to collaborate with and influence disparate stakeholders, develop and implement actionable strategies and turn challenges into win/win situations. Responsible for safely navigating the organization through its many successes as well as challenges during her tenure, Ms. McCullough has supervised the development and successful launch of many unique programs and services including the Respected Access is Open Access campaign, Restoration for Recreation™ initiative, Lightfoot™, a children’s mascot, as well as Tread Trainer™ – a train-the-trainer type program creating a cadre of committed stewards and volunteers.
Dianne Olson, Assistant Director, is an experienced environmental educator and program manager. Ms. Olson graduated from Utah State University with a degree in Environmental Studies and an emphasis in education and has worked with Tread Lightly! since 2003 in a variety of capacities. Dianne has enjoyed applying her love of the outdoors to educate outdoor enthusiasts about the benefits of responsible recreation. As Assistant Director, she focuses on implementing Tread Lightly!’s strategic plan toward growing the outreach and effectiveness of the organization and its mission of promoting responsible outdoor recreation throughout the country to current and future generations outdoor recreationists.
Evan Robins, Tread Lightly!’s Education and Stewardship Manager, works to expand in-the-field education by facilitating Tread Trainer courses, maintaining visibility for Tread Lightly! through outreach events, and supporting Tread Lightly!’s nationally recognized programs. With a degree in Public Relations and Advertising, Evan understands the effectiveness of using communication to reinforce high ethical standards for all outdoor enthusiasts. He is an avid fly fisherman and bow hunter and brings a lifetime of outdoor experience to the team. Evan is proud to use his love of the outdoors to better educate others about responsible recreation, while supporting Tread Lightly and its mission.
Danielle L. Fowles, Tread Lightly!’s Education and Training Program Manager, develops and manages Tread Trainer – Tread Lightly!’s volunteer training and national outreach program. Formerly the Grassroots and Legislative Affairs Coordinator for a national member-based association, Danielle has recruited, trained, mobilized and overseen advocates to influence motorized recreation related issues. A graduate from the University of Utah with a bachelor’s degree in political science, she has worked with numerous volunteers at the local, state and national levels. Danielle enjoys shooting, hunting, horseback riding, camping and all forms of motorized recreation.
Jerrica Archibald, Tread Lightly!’s Membership Development Manager, works strategically to acquire new members and renew and upgrade existing members, all while providing excellent service to all of Tread Lightly!’s constituents. With a degree in Bachelor of Science in Communications/Journalism, Jerrica focuses on creating new communication materials, strengthening communications to all stakeholders and disseminating information through tradition and new media strategies.