The ACCA is proud of our volunteers! Our team of about forty volunteers makes the organization function; they feed and care for birds, conduct educational programs, repair enclosures, assist with veterinary procedures, write grants, paint walls, take out the trash, develop educational materials, update this website, and everything in between. Check out a few of the interesting, dedicated folks involved with our organization:

Volunteer Alumna: Meghan Jensen

IMG_2826Meghan recently completed her doctorate at West Virginia University, studying population genetics of hawk species. Meghan was one of the primary trainers for education birds Tundra the peregrine falcon and Striker the Cooper’s hawk. She is from New York and enjoys being outdoors with her black Labs.

Featured Volunteer: Beth Goodwin

Beth is a long-time volunteer with the ACCA. She enjoys working with the education birds, especially Crystal the Eastern screech-owl, and designing enrichment opportunities. When she isn’t working at the ACCA, Beth is an elementary school reading specialist. She also has a special love for bald eagles!