Angel Santos Burres, Director of the Appalachian Mountain Club’s Outdoors Rx, joined the AMC staff in January 2016. She oversees all aspects of the Outdoors Rx program development, implementation and growth. Angel brings a diverse background including work in public education and urban communities, fundraising, technology, communications, event planning, curriculum development, and program management. In addition to nonprofit consulting, Angel has served as Director of Corporate Relations and Events at Thompson Island Outward Bound Education Center, played a number of leadership roles with Boston Public Schools, and worked at youth serving organizations such as Citizens Schools and Jumpstart for Young Children. Angel has a BA in Communications Studies from the University of California, Los Angeles.