FOUNDING Directors
Stevie Lee, M.S.

Founding Director

Stevie is the Director of Appalachian Forest School in Harrisonburg, Virginia.  

Focus Areas:

  • Sport & Recreation Leadership

  • Outdoor Education

Jessica Kiley, Ed.S.

Founding Director

Jess is the Director of Blue Ridge Forest School in Charlottesville, Virginia. 

Focus Areas: ​

  • Child Development & Educational Psychology

  • Naturalist & Survivalist Skills

Bekah Quirin

Founding Director

Bekah is the Director of Valley Forest School in Roanoke, Virginia. 


Focus Areas:

  • Outdoor Leadership

  • Experiential Education

Heidi Reed

Founding Director

Heidi is the Director of One Forest in Nellysford, Virginia. 


Focus Areas: ​

  • Permaculture with children

  • UK Level 3 Forest School Leader