US Forest Service - Perry Edwards - to Present at Chamber Luncheon

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Name: US Forest Service - Perry Edwards - to Present at Chamber Luncheon
Date: August 21, 2019
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM AKDT
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Event Description:



Weekly luncheons are held every Wednesday at noon. Enjoy great food, dynamic speakers, and exciting networking opportunities. Chamber luncheons are open to the public. Chamber members receive special member-only pricing.

Executive Lunch Sponsor
Sitka Sound Science Center

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Speaker
Perry Edwards - District Ranger

Presentation

What’s going on and what is planned for The Sitka Ranger District.
 

Biography
Perry Edwards became the District Ranger for Sitka in June 2014.  He has been with the Forest Service since 1989, when he volunteered to do fisheries restoration work on Prince of Wales Island in Southeast Alaska while in college.  He has worked in Idaho, Oregon, and northern California.  Previous positions in Sitka include Fisheries and Wildlife Biologist then District Ecosystems Staff leading watershed, fisheries, wildlife, timber, silviculture, subsistence and botany/invasives.  Perry has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Wildlife Management from The Ohio State University circa 1990.
When not at work, Perry is often involved in community activities in Sitka.  He has been on the board of Raven Radio, Sitka’s community radio station, since 2008.  Other activities include hiking, fishing, hunting, whale watching and photography. He also dresses like Gifford Pinchot in traditional Forest Service attire for Independence Day and Alaska Day parades every year.
Menu
Build Your Own Burger With All Your Favorite Toppings, Salad Bar

Location:
The Westmark Sitka Banquet Room
330 Seward Street
Sitka, AK 99835
Date/Time Information:
Doors Open at 11:30 am With Lunch Served
Luncheon Begins at 12 noon & end at 1:00 pm
Contact Information:
Sitka Chamber (907) 747-8604
Fees/Admission:
$15 Full Meal (Members Only)
$18 Full Meal (Non-Member)
$5 Listening Fee (Includes Drinks)

Executive Lunch Upgrade
$20 Full Meal
$10 Listening Fee (Includes Drinks)

Pre-Paid Lunch Punch Cards
5% Discount Available For Members Only
$114 Eight (8) Pre-Paid Lunches
$228 Sixteen (16) Pre-Paid Lunches

Weekly Luncheons are open to the public. Chamber membership is not required to attend.
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