New Jersey Program Coordinator
Peter Dolan has served as the New Jersey Program Coordinator at the Trail Conference since 2013. After graduating from Bucknell University and Australia’s James Cook University with a degree in field zoology, he held a variety of outdoor positions: educator in the San Bernardino mountains of California, river guide in Lake Superior and the Boundary Waters, and full-time trail builder in both Arizona and New York State. Along the way he has spent years working on expanding outdoor opportunities for people with physical, cognitive, and developmental disabilities as well as veterans, adjudicated youth, and people experiencing the outdoors for the first time. In his current role he supports the Trail Conference’s New Jersey volunteers and the park partners they work with, covering over 40 land management units and 740 linear trail miles.