Appalachian Trail Conservancy

Registered Name
Appalachian Trail Conservancy
Tax ID


The Appalachian Trail Conservancy's mission is to preserve and manage the Appalachian Trail - ensuring that its vast natural beauty and priceless cultural heritage can be shared and enjoyed today, tomorrow, and for centuries to come.


Annual Budget
December 2018
2% Loss
Program Spending
Fundraising Spending
Management Spending



The appalachian trail conservancy is a volunteer-based, nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation and management of the natural, scenic, historic, and cultural resources associated with the appalachian national scenic trail in order to provide outdoor recreation and educational opportunities for trail visitors. The organization serves an active membership of 41,020 as well as an estimated 2 million visitors annually to the appalachian trail. It coordinates the efforts of 31 member clubs and over 5,900 volunteers.


Sandra Marra Chair
Betsy Thompson Secretary
Arthur P. Foley Treasurer
Greg Winchester Vice Chair
Ronald J. Tipton Former Executive Director
Stacey Marshall VP of Finance and Administration
Nathaniel Stoddard Director
Beth Critton Director
Mary Higley Director
Robert E. Hutchinson Jr. Director
Edward Guyot Director
Norman P. Findley III Director
Jennifer Pharr Davis Director
Colleen Peterson Director
Daniel A. Howe Director
Ruben A. Rosales Director
John Noll Director
Source: IRS 990