How long have you been @ CWC?
I have been at CWC for 1 and 1/2 years.
What shift(s) are you on?
Monday AM shift.
Do you have a field of study (past or present)?
I was a Horticulturist with the Oregon Department of Agriculture.
Are you employed outside of your CWC volunteer position?
I have been retired for 1 and 1/2 years.
What is your favorite part about volunteering at CWC?
My favorite part about volunteering at CWC is working with the patients and learning tons about their behavior etc. I am an avid birder and to be up close and personal with the patients is very rewarding.
Do you have a favorite or most memorable patient (past or present)?
I got to release a Red-tailed Hawk last year. The person who brought it in was present and he brought his 5 year old daughter to see it. It was very cool for all of us.
What is something that your shift may not know about you?
I am a private pilot and fly my own airplane out of the Corvallis airport.
What book is currently on your nightstand?
I am currently reading a biography on Beatrice Potter.
What music is in your car right now?
My favorite music is folk music.
Where are you from?
I grew up in Montana but have called Oregon my home for 30+ years.
Bev Clark and her plane
Back to Volunteer Spotlights.
If you are ready to volunteer now, complete our online Volunteer Form
, or fill out our form
, print it, and mail
it back to us.
Want to Become a Volunteer?
Contact Kathi Franklin, Volunteer Coordinator, at email@example.com