Evening on the Lake | 2018

 

 

Doors open at 6 p.m.
 

                                                 

Join us for a re-imagined Evening on the Lake! Get your hands dirty with interactive games & activities, learn from the Educators who teach at our Olympic National Park campus, and hear stories from the field by alumni & students.

 
EVENT HIGHLIGHTS
 
Heavy appetizers by Herban Feast
 
Live music by FreddyPink, Seattle’s premiere rock & soul band
 
Cocktails inspired by Olympic National Park and drinks from Old Stove Brewing, J. LohrVineyards & Wines, and Finnriver Farm & Cidery

For questions and additional information, contact Janelle Blakely at jblakely@naturebridge.org

 

2018 KEYNOTE SPEAKER 

 
Sophia Danenberg is the first African American and black woman to summit Mount Everest. Sophia Danenberg grew up in an "indoorsy" family. She was introduced to hiking and camping in college and continued to explore the outdoors, learning to rock and ice climb and mountaineer. In addition to climbing, Sophia enjoys biking, snowboarding, surfing, and is currently embarrassing herself trying to learn to ski.  She loves sharing her passion for athletics and the outdoors and has volunteered with Special Olympics, Passages Northwest and the Sierra Club Inner City Outings.
 
Professionally, Sophia leads the international policy analysis program in environment, health and safety (EH&S) at Boeing, advising the company on environmental policy developments and interfacing with national and regional governments, as well as intergovernmental organizations such as the UN, OECD, and APEC on behalf of the company and industry. She received her BA magna cum laude in environmental science and public policy from Harvard College and was a Fulbright fellow in environmental economics at Keio University in Tokyo, Japan.

 

2018 SPONSORS

 
The Altom & Carlson Foundations | Valerie & Bill Anders | Lauri & Bruce Bailey | Sharon Coleman | Jeff & Susan Cook | Todd Cota & Matt Sloan | Jon Evans & Katherine DeForest | Becky & Robert Gates | Ondraus & Michelle Jenkins | Val Grasparil & Bonnie Keung | Dottie & Jason Metcalf-Lindenburger | Andrew & Erin Richardson | Walter Sive & Cheryl Ellsworth | Craig Smith & Sue Heffernan | Ed Zuckerman
 

 

 

 Location:

The Foundry by Herban Feast

4130 1st Avenue South
Seattle, Washington

 

 

Lodging:

For out-of-town guests, NatureBridge is a Preferred Account of the Mayflower Park Hotel. As a guest at Evening on the Lake you will receive the NatureBridge rate and receive additional special benefits and amenities. Please call 1-800-426-5100 for reservations.