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Our club mailing address is:

Roanoke Appalachian Trail Club
PO Box 12282
Roanoke, VA 24024-2282

RATC Board Of Directors

Title Name Phone
President Jim Beeson 540-986-5301
Vice President Bill Neilan 201-787-3139
Secretary Susan Terwilliger 540-808-6845
Treasurer Terri McClure
Conservation Supervisor Butch Kelly 540-384-7429
Land Management Supervisor Bill Neilan
Trail Supervisor* Mike Vaughn 540-992-1350
Regional Partnership
Committee Representative
Jim Beeson 540-986-5301
Shelter Supervisor Homer Witcher 540-266-4849
Shelter Supervisor Therese Witcher 540-266-8912
Hikemaster Bob Peckman
Newsletter Editor Ron Bradbury
Membership Coordinator Mark Farrell 540-797-4049
Counselor Jason Thompson (2019-2021)
Counselor Andrew Bowman (2020-2022) 540-520-9202
Counselor Brendle Wolfe
Counselor Julio Stephens (2018-2020) 540-357-1902
*Email to report any problems with our section of trail you encounter while out hiking. This includes trees fallen across the trail, overgrown sections of trail, or vandalism or trash seen along the trail or in the trailhead parking lots.

Ancillaries (non-voting)

Title Name Phone
Social Chairman
Webmaster Jill Pennington 540-761-9934
Alternate Regional Partnership Committee Representative Bill Neilan 201-787-3139
Roanoke College Liaison Conner McBane 540-992-1350
RATC Archivist; ATC President’s Leadership Council Liaison Diana Christopulos