Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Consider serving on the RCTC Board.

Rachel Carson Trails Conservancy (RCTC) is seeking committed board members to help strategically lead the organization. RCTC is the caretaker of more than 170 miles of trails in Western Pennsylvania.  Our goals include raising awareness of the benefits of community trails and outdoor activities. We aim to create and maintain an active and vibrant region with a collective population that appreciates the beauty of nature and is committed to preserving the trails. 

Serving on the board is an extraordinary opportunity for someone passionate about maintaining these precious resources.  In particular, we are looking for community members along our 134-mile Baker Trail that stretches from Freeport, PA, to Cooks Forest, across Armstrong, Indiana, Jefferson, Clarion, and Forest counties.  We are also looking for individuals with legal or real-estate experience, or landowners along any of the existing trails who wish to become more involved in our mission.

Board members are required to: 
  • Serve a three-year term between 2024-2026 
  • Attend monthly board meetings 
  • Serve on an RCTC committee 

Rachel Carson Trails Conservancy, Inc. is a nonprofit 501(c)(3), volunteer-based organization dedicated to the development, protection, and promotion of trails throughout western Pennsylvania.  We are the caretaker of more than 170 miles of trails and work with government and private entities to preserve community trails in Western Pennsylvania for everyone. 

If you are interested in serving on the RCTC Board, please complete this nomination form by March 15, 2024.  Join us in our efforts and help make a difference!