New AMC President John Judge will be meeting with many parts of the AMC community over the coming months, and will be posting his early thoughts and impressions on this blog.
John Judge starts as President of the Appalachian Mountain Club on February 1. A respected nonprofit and government leader, John joins AMC after serving in leadership roles at Goodwill Industries and Habitat for Humanity of Greater Boston, and Chief Development Officer for the City of Springfield, Mass. An avid outdoorsman, John grew up hiking and camping with his family and as an Eagle Scout, and enjoys all kinds of hiking and cycling. He has served as a youth volunteer as well as State Chair of the Massachusetts Commission on Community Service and Volunteerism.