Director of Operations with American Trails
Candace Gallagher is the Director of Operations for American Trails and has been with the organization since 2006. She oversees the American Trails staff and daily operations, working closely with the Executive Director and Board of Directors. Candace handles all advertising for the organization, serves as the Webinar Coordinator for the Advancing Trails Webinar Series, and handles all logistics and sponsors/exhibitors for the International Trails Symposium and Training Institute. Candace attended Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona where she received her BA in Communication in May of 2005. She enjoys backpacking and has a special place in her heart for Yosemite. She also appreciates a leisurely ATV ride and loves doing these activities with her husband, her four young boys, and four-legged friends.