Nominating Committee for 2020 National Board Election

Applicants for new appointments by qualified volunteers are being invited to the Sierra Club's Nominating Committee, 

The Sierra Club's Nominating Committee plays the vital role of identifying candidates for election to the National Board of Directors.

Applicants should have a basic understanding of, and a readiness to learn more about, Club structure and internal dynamics, tradition, and general organizational operation.

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First State-of-the-State Delivers Half a Loaf for the Environment

SACRAMENTO –Governor Gavin Newsom delivered some good news and bad news for California’s environment during his state-of-the-state address on Tuesday.

The governor announced that he does not support the California Water Fix proposal for two giant, 35-mile tunnels to divert water from the San Francisco Bay Delta. However, he declared his support for a single tunnel—an alternative proposal that has not gone through any economic and environmental analysis.

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Passages: Jo Ann Dodson, Long Time Sierra Club Activist in Antelope Valley

Jo Ann Hickerson Dodson passed away peacefully from complications due to Alzheimer’s. She was 75.

She volunteered with the Sierra Club and the Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve.

She is survived by her husband, James Dodson; her daughters Tina Petersen, Eleanor Dodson, and Laura Spidell; her grandchildren Zachary Spidell, Turner Spidell, Jessica Stuebing, Lauren Petersen, and Katie Petersen; and her brother Lloyd Hickerson and his family.

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