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Brynn’s Story

Brynn Pewtherer is a member of Eastern Sierra Land Trust's Board of Directors. She was introduced to our work by her parents, Tony and Sherryl Taylor, who helped found our organization in 2001. Brynn lives in Marin County with her husband, Galen, and their two daughters. This holiday, Brynn shared her story with us about why she supports ESLT. Why I Give by Brynn Taylor Pewtherer I give to Eastern Sierra Land Trust to ...continue reading

2017-03-03T11:05:07+00:00December 19th, 2016|Blog|

On Nov. 29: Triple Your Gift!

On Tuesday, November 29, we have just 24 hours to turn an ordinary weekday into something remarkable: a day to celebrate and strengthen local conservation, right here in the Eastern Sierra. And you can make that possible. Each year on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, we celebrate Giving Tuesday: the National Day of Charitable Giving. And this year, your Giving Tuesday donation on Nov. 29 will have THREE TIMES the power. That's because the Eastern Sierra Land ...continue reading

2017-03-03T10:53:47+00:00November 21st, 2016|Blog|

Remembering our Dear Friend Herb Benham

All of us at Eastern Sierra Land Trust are saddened to report the loss of our dear friend and conservation partner, Herb Benham. Herb grew up in Southern California, and was an impressive tennis player throughout his life. He served his country, joining the US Marine Corps as a combat interpreter in 1942. After the war he attended the University of Arizona on a tennis scholarship, and met his wife Phyllis on ...continue reading

2017-03-03T10:55:42+00:00July 5th, 2016|Blog|

Local Photographer Bill Dunlap Joins the ESLT Board

All of us at Eastern Sierra Land Trust are excited to welcome local Eastern Sierra resident and photographer William (Bill) Dunlap to our Board of Directors! Bill has been a volunteer and member with Eastern Sierra Land Trust for several years, and a frequent attendee at ESLT events – most often with camera in hand, ready to capture the action. As a member of our Board, he'll have an even greater influence on conservation ...continue reading

2017-03-03T11:13:39+00:00June 16th, 2016|Blog, Volunteer|

Meet the Two New Faces at ESLT

All of us at Eastern Sierra Land Trust are thrilled to welcome two new fabulous women to our team! Brynn Pewtherer joined the ESLT Board of Directors earlier this spring, and Bishop local Lina Myers has recently joined us in the office part-time as our Administrative Assistant. We are delighted to introduce both Brynn and Lina to you, and look forward to working with them both in the months to come. Brynn Pewtherer manages the ...continue reading

2017-03-03T12:11:22+00:00May 24th, 2016|Blog|

Bridging Education and Conservation

Bridging Education and Conservation: Inyo County Education Professional Joanne Parsons Joins Eastern Sierra Land Trust Board of Directors Having lived and worked in the Eastern Sierra for over 35 years, Joanne Parsons has a deep affection for her rugged home. So with the arrival of the New Year, Joanne decided to help guarantee a better future for the region by joining the Board of Directors... Press Release [PDF]

2017-03-10T14:14:28+00:00January 26th, 2016|Membership, Press Releases|

Bridging Education and Conservation

Inyo County youth education professional Joanne Parsons has joined Eastern Sierra Land Trust's Board of Directors “I look forward to using my background in education and community engagement to share ESLT’s message through presentations to local civic clubs, organizations, and classrooms.” ~Joanne Parsons Having lived and worked in the Eastern Sierra for over 35 years, Joanne Parsons has a deep affection for her rugged home. So with the arrival of the New Year, ...continue reading

2017-03-03T12:09:51+00:00January 26th, 2016|Blog, Pollinator Gardens|

Byng Hunt: On Board with ESLT

“I've known Byng for years when we both served on the Board of Directors for the Mono County Arts Council,” commented Kay. “I'm happy we'll be working together again!” Pictured is ESLT’s Board of Directors, from left: Tim Bartley, Will Richmond, Byng Hunt, Kay Ogden (Executive Director), Randy Keller, Marie Patrick, Tony Taylor, Bob Gardner (not present: Jan Hunewill). Eastern Sierra Land Trust is thrilled to welcome long-time Mammoth Lakes resident and Eastern Sierra ...continue reading

2017-03-03T10:55:43+00:00March 24th, 2015|Blog, Press Releases|

Byng Hunt: On Board with ESLT

Eastern Sierra Land Trust is thrilled to welcome long-time Mammoth Lakes resident and Eastern Sierra advocate, Byng Hunt, to its Board of Directors. Byng recently retired from his role as Mono County District 5 Supervisor, a position he had held since 1999. After supporting ESLT’s work as a member for many years, Byng is thankful for the opportunity to now help advance their important land conservation work in the Eastern Sierra by ...continue reading

2017-03-10T14:14:28+00:00March 24th, 2015|Celebrations, Press Releases|

We Need You – Apply Today to become...

Do you love the Sierra? Want to help restore and protect the Range of Light, while gaining valuable environmental professional experience? Apply today to become a Sierra Nevada AmeriCorps Partnership (SNAP) Half Term AmeriCorps Member working with Eastern Sierra Land Trust! We're looking for an AmeriCorps member to join our team and help protect Eastern Sierra landscapes by leading ESLT's restoration efforts in 2015! We are seeking an enthusiastic, conservation-minded ...continue reading

2017-03-03T12:09:51+00:00March 19th, 2015|Blog, Volunteer|