Our projects make progress
for Adirondack communities
Annual or cumulative progress indicators can be found on our project pages.
Become a Member
Members are the lifeblood of AdkAction, generating ideas, inspiration, passion, and financial support to make our projects possible. Members pay annual fees that keep our work going, and in return, receive the pride of taking action to improve the Adirondacks for future generations.
UTICA, N.Y. — Excellus BlueCross BlueShield recently awarded AdkAction a Community Health Award of $2,500 to support their Keeseville Community Garden. The garden serves the rural community of Keeseville where
AdkAction is excited to share that Mountain Lake PBS will be the new host of the “Beyond the Peaks Student Film Festival,” with activities to take place throughout the 2022-23 school year. “Beyond the Peaks” is a unique opportunity to elevate youth voices of our region through filmmaking and digital
The Lake Flower boat launch waterfront is abloom with pollinator-friendly plants. A successful public-private partnership between New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) and AdkAction transformed the waterfront from a suburban lawn into a necklace of various native shrubs,
Meet Our Team
Sawyer joins AdkAction with significant experience and expertise in local food systems and access in rural communities, environmental justice, community engagement, land conservation, and working with organizations and communities across the Adirondack Park.
Kristina relocated to the Adirondacks after falling in love with the region’s natural beauty. She is passionate about environmental conservation, and believes that the Adirondack Park’s balance between nature and human communities is a situation that presents unique challenges and opportunities for both.
Steve has a BA in political science from the University of North Texas, and a Masters in International Affairs from Columbia University.
Jim holds an Engineering Degree with Honors from Princeton and earned his PhD from Yale in Organizational Behavior and Operations Research. For the past few years, Jim has worked with the Economic Development Committee of the Westport Chamber.
Make a Contribution
Support our work by making a donation to one of our projects or to our general operating budget.