We are fortunate to have an extremely dedicated staff and board. Please feel free to contact any of us if you have questions or would like to discuss WRLT.
Ann Schmierer, Ph.D.
Ann became the Executive Director of Wild Rivers Land Trust in June 2016. A scientist and engineer by training, Ann holds a combined major BS in chemistry and biology from Western Washington University, a doctorate in bioengineering from the University of Washington, and enjoys applying these skills to WRLT’s conservation work. Ann spent over 15 years as a liaison between universities and companies at the University of Washington, Georgia Tech, and Oregon State University. In that capacity, she worked extensively creating partnerships between research groups, government agencies, and start-up companies. Ann has been a lifelong outdoor enthusiast who now enjoys hiking and biking the South Coast of Oregon.