Pamela Johnson, Project Administrator
BA Liberal Studies, Westmont College
MS in Administration and Administrative Services Credential, Pepperdine University
Multiple Subject Teaching Credential, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
A love of education and a passion for creating experiential models for learning have led Pamela to create innovative programs, including Orange County Department of Education’s Inside the Outdoors. Pamela worked 29 years for OCDE, of which, she served 14 years as the Project Administrator for their outdoor science program. Pamela is a two-time recipient of the Governor’s Environmental & Economic Leadership Award, she has served up to 150,000 students, teachers and community members annually and collaborated with corporate sponsors such as Disney and Boeing.
Don Lawrence, Professor Emeritus
BS Health, Physical Education and Recreation, The King’s College
M.Ed. Physical Education and Recreation, East Stroudsburg State College
Ed.D. Physical Education, Brigham Young University
Professor Emeritus, Azusa Pacific University
Don has taught undergraduate and graduate coursework in Physical Education and Leadership at Azusa Pacific University (APU) since 1973. In 2001, APU President, Jon Wallace, appointed Don to launch a liberal arts program – entitled High Sierra Semester – at Emerald Cove Camp near Yosemite National Park. This program, which is taught in an outdoor, wilderness classroom, includes challenging curriculum (Great Works) and promotes community. To date, hundreds of APU students have participated in this life-changing opportunity. Don also has served as the Chairman of the Department of Physical Education since 1982 and has coached collegiate soccer, basketball, baseball and cross country.
Lynne Hunt, Nurse Practitioner
BS Nursing, UCLA
MS Nursing, UCLA
Registered Nurse, California
Lynne is nationally certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner through the American Nurses Credentialing Center. A health care provider since 1985, she has treated patients across the lifespan from obstetrics to hospice. Her inspiration is to care for the physical, mental/emotional, and spiritual needs of others. Lynne has served more than 15 summers as the lead health care provider at Yosemite Sierra Summer Camp and has helped develop the standards and training curriculum at YSSC to meet State Standards and comply with American Camp Association requirements.
Liana Miller, Founder, Engaged Communication
BA Communications, Cal State Fullerton
Minor Business Accounting, Biola University
Liana Miller brings nearly three decades of marketing communications experience and has worked with both Global 500 and small start up companies. Her experience includes tenure at international PR fir FleishmanHillard, as well as founding two of her own agencies – including Engaged Communications. Liana is the recipient of some of the industry’s top honors, including PRSA’s Silver Anvil, PRotos, PRisms, Cipra and MarCom awards. She sits on a number of advisory boards and lends agency support pro bono to a variety of charities and causes she’s passionate about. Additionally, Miller’s agency donates 1% of all revenues through its “PR With A Purpose” campaign.