Recreation Technician Lead
Becca assists park staff in studying recreational use of Acadia National Park. She maintains electronic trail counters on carriage roads and trails, monitors traffic counters on entrances/exits onto Acadia’s roads, and administers visitor questionnaires on an annual basis. Becca is Friends of Acadia’s full-time Recreation Technician Lead after working in the position seasonally for three years.
Becca received her B.S. in Natural Resources from Northland College in Wisconsin, and holds a M.S. degree in Forest Resources from the University of Maine. Before joining Friends of Acadia, Becca actively worked with the U.S. Forest Service as a wilderness ranger in the BWCA throughout Minnesota and as an undergraduate student researcher in Grand Canyon National Park. She loves hiking Acadia’s peaks, swimming at Pond’s end, playing chess, and recreationally hauling lobsters with her husband, Tim.