Holston Rivers Chapter with Virginia Master Naturalist currently has about 100 members. Come join our wonderful group and attend the next Basic Training Course to get started. See tab above for Training dates and times.


Individual $25/annual

Family $40/annual

Need to pay your Dues? Contact Treasurer, Amanda Baxter: Send Email
Questions? Contact: Send Email to Holston Rivers Chapter

Board Members

President: Katie Cordle, Send Email
Serve as Chair of the Board of Directors.

Vice-President: Christi Edwards, Send Email
Assist the President and act for the President in his or her absence.

Treasurer: Amanda Baxter, Send Email
Maintain budget and accounting records.

Secretary: Alicia Roland, Send Email
Record, publish and preserve the minutes of all meetings of the Board of Directors, General Membership meetings or special meetings.

Membership Chair: Tina Altizer, Send Email
Maintains a roster of the Chapter’s member names including in-training members in the volunteer management system.

Volunteer Project Coordinator: Melanie Smith, Send Email
Approves and notifies chapter membership regarding Volunteer Service opportunities and projects.

Spring Basic Training Coordinator: Monica Hoel, Send Email
Coordinates training of Master Naturalists for the Chapter’s basic training program.

Continuing Education Chair: Darrell Blankenship, Send Email
Approves events or classes that might qualify for continuing education.

Outreach Chair: Darin Handy, Send Email
Responsible for the chapter outreach activities.

Chapter Advisor: Tanya Hall, Hungry Mother State Park, Send Email
Assist the State Program Steering Committee in implementing and enforcing the statewide policies and procedures of the Virginia Master Naturalist Program.

Quartermaster: Doug Smith, Send Email
Coordinating the use of VMN property and equipment.

Webpage Management: Carrie Holt, Send Email
Maintains chapter website and social media sites.