BMECC Mission and Objectives
To preserve the forests, protect the wildlife, and promote and encourage mountain climbing, hiking, camping, and the appreciation of nature.
To assist in and provide for the preservation and perpetual protection of the Appalachian Trail (specifically on the Blue Mountain between the Lehigh Gap and the Susquehanna River).
To construct and maintain shelters, arboretums, and other facilities for public use and enjoyment.
To acquire for the above purpose by purchase, lease, gift, grant, devise, or otherwise such tracts of land as may be necessary.
To provide a program of activities whereby members can enjoy nature and each others' fellowship.
Trails: Sarah Shirk
Corridor Management / Lands: Larry Kramer
Shelters: David Crosby
Rentschler Arboretum: Linda Enders
Kalbach Pavilion (ad hoc): Joan Moyer & Mike Najarian
Program: Joan Moyer
Membership: Jim Barnett
Activities (Newsletter): Howard Reid
Public Relations / Education: Michelle Adshead
Archives: Barry Webb
Invested Funds Management: Dodson Dietrich
Social Media (ad hoc): Greg Wasser
Website (ad hoc): Gordon Araujo
Code of Conduct (ad hoc): Don Slick
Partner Organization Representatives & Pennsylvania Appalachian Trail Advisory Committee
Mid-Atlantic Regional Partnership Committee (MARPC)
Bernadette Leibensperger (alternate)
Keystone Trails Association (KTA)
Pa. Appalachian Trail Advisory Committee
The executive committee shall consist of the officers, the board of directors of the Association and the chairmen of all committees. The executive committee shall have responsibility for all the assets of the Association, and it shall be their duty to ensure that such assets are not misappropriated. It shall further be the responsibility of the executive committee to transact such business as may be appropriate or necessary between meetings of the membership.