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Our Founders

DR. VIRGINIA "PONY" BARNES

DR. VIRGINIA "PONY" BARNES

FOUNDER

Our work is a continuation of the legacy of Dr. Virginia "Pony" Barnes and her dedication to inspiring a love of learning in all. Learn more about her life's work here.

MARION "FRISKI" SOLOWAY

MARION "FRISKI" SOLOWAY

CO-FOUNDER/PRESIDENT

Marion is an accomplished teacher and expert in the field of education and outdoor adventure programming. Learn more about her important work here.