The Emerging Leaders Program (ELP) convenes a gathering of rising stars (21 and older) who have distinguished themselves in the fields of outdoor recreation, outdoor education, land-management or conservation to chart a course for the future of the outdoor recreation/conservation partnership.
More information about the Emerging Leaders Program may be found here.
6:30 p.m.: Dinner
7:00: Intro to ELP: Christian Beckwith, Director, SHIFT
7:30: Keynote: You Are The Most Important Part of the Conservation Movement (NED): Meryl Harrell, Senior Advisor to the Under Secretary for Natural Resources and Environment at the U.S. Department of Agriculture