Trekkers is pleased to announce that Bryson (Cowan) King of Boston, Massachusetts has joined the Board of Directors. A 2008 alumna of Trekkers, she is the third former Trekkers student to join the organization’s board.
Born and raised in Tenants Harbor, Bryson graduated from Trekkers and Georges Valley in 2008. She then attended Connecticut College, where she earned a dual degree in Government and Economic & Environmental Analysis. Since graduating, she has worked in nonprofit fundraising and is currently the Capital Campaign Manager at Beaver Country Day School in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. Prior to this role, she was a Consultant at Development Guild/DDI, a national consulting firm specializing in fundraising and talent management, where she partnered with a wide range of social service and educational clients.
Bryson resides in Boston with her husband, George, where she can be often be found crafting, biking and always looking for excuses to be outside. She loves coming “home” to the Midcoast as much as possible and is thrilled to be a part of an organization that shaped her as a person and continues to inspire her
Currently celebrating its 24th year of working with local youth, Trekkers connects young people with caring adults through expeditionary learning, community service and adventure-based education. This year, the organization will serve more than 240 youth and involve more than 100 adult mentors from the communities of Cushing, Owls Head, Rockland, South Thomaston, St. George and Thomaston. For more information about Trekkers, visit www.trekkers.org or call (207) 594-5095.