The Mountain Fund Staff
Founder / Executive Director
Scott has been working in Nepal and Peru for nearly a decade. He is the recipient of the Sir Edmund Hillary Mountain Legacy Medal and the founder of The Mountain Fund.
Director of Volunteer Programs
Sunita has been directing the volunteer program in Nepal for The Mountain Fund since it's inception. The program continues to grow in popularity each year.
Rural Program & Volunteer Placement Manager
Usha is the official go-to person at The Mountain Fund for a variety of matters including web updates, bookkeeping, filing and donor recognition programs.
Placement Relationship Manager
Sushila is our go-to person for volunteers in Nepal. She manages the placement relationships and provides oversight to volunteer activities. She also is in charge of The Mountain Fund's rural programs and volunteer placements.
Collectively known at "The Sisters" we employ a number of the most awesome young women ever. They manage our housing in the city, run Her Farm, and attend to all the day-to-day business of The Mountain Fund in Nepal.
Peru Program Director
Born in Cusco, Peru, Yure has guided adventure, ecotourism, bird watching and conventional tours for almost 10 years. Yure's wife, Gleidy, is our Homestay Manager in Peru. She is also in charge of our micro finance program, Aynikuy.
Amrita Subedi and Kiyonori Obuchi
Governing Board Members
Founder & Executive Director
New Mexico, USA
Bob Doak, DVM
Ari Stern, MD
Trond B. Jensen