Entries by Dana Visse

Lydia Eyre

Lydia first volunteered the Sauvie Island Center through a PSU Capstone service learning class in fall 2015. After the term finished, she continued volunteering and has become one of our most dependable and hard-working volunteers. Lydia can always be called upon to help staff a field trip, and often arrives early and stays late to […]

Scott Strecker

Scott first visited the Sauvie Island Center as a parent chaperone on a field trip with his daughter. He said, “By the end of the day I was in love with the place, the mission, and the people that make SIC work.” Scott has volunteered with SIC since spring 2014. Scott brings so much creativity […]

Welcome Our New Executive Director

We are thrilled to introduce our new Executive Director, Elizabeth Schmitz. Her first official day on the job will be March 6th. Elizabeth is a native Oregonian, but until recently has been the driving force behind numerous environmental education initiatives in Kentucky. Elizabeth brings to the position extensive experience in environmental education, sustainability, and connecting the […]