Amy Dalton, Interim Executive Director
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Mackenzie Barnwell, Operations Manager
 A Seward local, Mackenzie grew up exploring the Kenai Peninsula hiking, skiing, and trail-running. She has spent the past 5 years working in the outdoor recreation industry, and is passionate about sharing all that Alaska has to offer. Mackenzie is enthusiastic about building hut systems that make areas of Alaska more accessible to the public. She enjoys boating, mountain running, skiing, good food, and mastering new skills.

Mackenzie is responsible for the day-to-day operations at Manitoba cabin and yurts at Mile 48 of the Seward Highway. She keeps the facility in top shape for visitors, and is the organization's go-to person for our work weekends, scheduled twice a year. 

Contact Mackenzie at