Our directors regularly travel abroad to meet with our partners and to develop new projects. These passions fermented at the University of California, Davis into a degree in Political Science, with a focus on International Relations. Dan has participated in every Adventure Travel World Summit since 2008, learning best practices and industry trends from business leaders from around the globe. Our travelers provide funding and labor assistance to the projects, and as an organization we also raise funds for additional support. She co-founded and directed the Bearfoot Backpacker, offering outdoor educational excursions throughout Washington State. She provides legal counsel to companies on commercial and regulatory issues, including sanctions law compliance, cross-border transactions, supply-chain contracts, co-branding, employment matters, internal standards and practices, risk and crisis management, hospitality law, and operations. She began her career at J.
About this Item: Random House Value Publishing, 1988. Chris Mackay has been working in environmental education, outdoor recreation, community development, and ecotourism since 1980. He is frequently asked to present at conferences and meetings and regularly delivers seminars and workshops. Board Leadership Practices GuideStar worked with BoardSource, the national leader in nonprofit board leadership and governance, to create this section, which enables organizations and donors to transparently share information about essential board leadership practices. Very good hardcover with similar dustwrapper.
These stories follow a crooked trail of their own from Texas to Montana, from Florida to the French-Canadian border, and feature Texas Rangers, Indian fighters, U. This is an important part of the work we do. We are now organizing groups to help with rebuilding efforts. Julie is a wandering spirit wrapped in the pragmatism that comes from being a numbers person and the single mother of two daughters who are now of the age where they are exploring their own life adventures. Her global banking experience has given her an in depth understanding of the global financial systems and emerging Fintech landscape.
Clean, Tight, Square, Former owner signature on inside cover, Shelf wear, Rubbing to edge of boards. Doug is particularly skilled in data software, snowboarding, finding waterfalls, and learning random phrases in dozens of languages, but never enough to carry on a conversation. Includes 48 illustrations and 10 stories. About this Item: Bonanza Books, New York, 1898. Promoting global literacy for over 30 years. Crooked Trails is an educational non-profit organizationâ¨ helping people broaden their understanding of the impact of travel on the worldâs cultures and ecosystems â¨through educational outreach and sustainable travel programs. Early experiences traveling to Central America ignited a passion for human interconnectedness, and international relations in young Mr.
Crooked Trails travelers return home from a transformative learning environment and incorporate lessons from these exchanges into their own lives and communities. . Chris acts as a consultant to a wide range of organizations on issues such as community-based tourism, nature education, international study abroad and community service, and wilderness education. She majored in French and English Writing at Concordia College and studied abroad in France, and as an adult has travelled extensively throughout the world, although her bucket list of additional destinations is still very long. Reliable customer service and no-hassle return policy. Doug Taber is of California extraction, Steinbeck country.
Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Dan has extensive experience designing cutting edge itineraries and travel products, and applying innovative techniques to market these products. Lee Riggins credits her immigrant mother for her lifelong love of travel and foreign languages and appreciation of other cultures. A facsimile of the 1898 edition. An avid traveler, Mona particularly loves working with travel companies as a partner in their success by helping these companies to achieve their own missions. About this Item: Bonanza Books, New York, 1974.
During high school, her family relocated to Singapore as expatriates. It has been both amazing and humbling to read the remarks from people who have felt transformed from their experiences. She formerly blogged about sustainable travel at. In 2015 she joined J. A Washington native, she has also lived in Hawaii and Alaska, and has traveled through parts of Southeast Asia, Latin America, and Europe. With a background in domestic and international development work, David is experienced in developing and implementing community-based programs in a diverse range of environments. Volume shows only mild shelf-wear, former owner's inscription on ffep, else fine.
Unclipped dust jacket is lightly sunned, mild wear around head and heel of spine. Morgan in Hong Kong, Shanghai, and New York in various roles within the Corporate Investment Bank. Angela is passionate about cultural preservation and sustainable travel, movements that she feels are crucial for our time. He has successfully launched and led two travel companies, filling numerous roles at each. Dustjacket is price clipped and shows minor wear to edges. We allow host communities to take the lead; we only stay in communities that have invited us and community members choose and develop the projects we work on locally. These travel programs create true cultural exchanges that make positive contributions to host communities and have lasting effects on our travelers.
We are teaching them what it means to give back and to share ones culture with another. We also talk to the community members and hear their stories of gratitude for the projects we have completed but also for the opportunity to meet foreigners which most would never have been able to do. He frequently utilizes his operations knowledge, including guide training, permitting, risk-management, staff management, and more, in his role at Crooked Trails. She is passionate about utilizing her experience to promote ecotourism and support local economies and cultures through education and outreach. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. About this Item: Bonanza, New York, 1974.
She developed an industry workshop on responsible travel and is an expert on the development and delivery of interactive education programs, international community development, environmentally and culturally sensitive travel, and corporate social responsibility. We conduct surveys of our returning clients asking them about how the impact of their travel program. Clean with firm binding and minor shelf wear. With each passing year, the trust and friendship between Crooked Trails staff, program participants, and the local people we work with continues to deepen. When not at work, Kelsey is building Legos with her six-year old son, hiking with her golden retriever, gardening, or traveling! At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Her first roles were with Glide Memorial Non-Profit in San Francisco, and with American Cancer Society launching new social programs. Full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine.