ACA, Evergreen is administered by a Local Council of Leaders who, working with staff, coordinate education events, administer the accreditation program, provide member support and provide information to the general public and the camping community.

Purpose of the Local Council of Leaders
The Local Council of Leaders (LCOL) are made up of dedicated volunteers assembled throughout the field with the following purpose and call to action:

  • To provide local structure and delivery to further the strategic priorities and vision of ACA, Inc.
  • To act as a conduit for communication and transfer of information to and from the local level to the National Council of Leaders

LCOL Co-Chair
Raina Baker
Camp Beausite
Chimacum, WA

LCOL Co-Chair
Pearl Verbon
Camp Kiloqua
Everett, WA

Standards Chair 
Denise Thomson
Sequim, WA

Professional Development Chair 
Leilani Nussman

The Northwest School
Seattle, WA

Membership Chair
Jen Paull
Kent, WA

Communications Chair 
Cassie Anderson
Camp Killoqua
Everett, WA

Regional Representative: Alaska
Victoria Longleather
Trailside Discovery 
Anchorage, AK

Regional Representative: Montana

Margie Fiedler

Flathead Lutheran Bible Camp

Lakeside, Montana

Regional Representative: Puget Sound

Ali Walker
Four Winds Westward Ho
Deer Harbor, WA

Regional Representative: Eastern Washington
Tamara Korth

Boys and Girls Club of Spokane

Spokane, WA

Volunteer Engagement Chair

Steve Shively

Shively Strategic Solutions
Port Townsend, WA

Government Relations Chair
Bill Beaumont
Chief Seattle Council, BSA
Des Moines, WA


What gifts/talents do you have to offer ACA, Evergreen and how would you like to volunteer? Let us know if you're interested in a one-time volunteering opportunity, becoming a standards visitor, joining a committee or work group, or just interested in learning more! Contact Michele Branconier if you would like to become more involved with the Evergreen Field Office.