Manon McPeters grew up exploring the Wild Sky Wilderness and Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National forest bordering her parents’ property. She spent her teen years in Wilderness Awareness School’s teen program Community School before going to the Evergreen State College where she dabbled in Botany and Environmental Education. She completed Wilderness Awareness School’s Anake program in spring 2013, and is currently enrolled in their apprenticeship program. Manon is passionate about scouting, mud, being of service as a mentor, making baskets, and all things related to plants!