External Relations Director
Willy manages Wilderness Inquiry's many partners and external collaborations, who turn our compelling mission into reality through their support and partnership. Willy also helps strategize and facilitate special partner events including The Great River Race, Partner Paddle, Canoe Wine and Cheese Affairs, school activity days, and river day trip visits from elected officials, and more!
He brings 15 years of experience in local government, nonprofit management and community development, most recently with Mayor Chris Coleman’s administration in the City of Saint Paul.
BS in Economics, University of Minnesota
Travel, glamping, mountains and deserts, hiking, time with family and friends...often while exploring fine food and cocktail establishments.