The board of directors of The Outdoor Foundation  announced the appointment of Christine Fanning as The Foundation’s new executive director.

Christine joins The Outdoor Foundation with a track record of providing senior management leadership for growth-oriented organizations and directing comprehensive cause-related partnerships and outreach strategies for leading organizations the United States and abroad.  Most recently, Christine was the Vice President of Partnerships for The Case Foundation in Washington DC. 

“We are thrilled that Chris will be leading our Foundation’s team,” said Frank Hugelmeyer, president of Outdoor Industry Association and board member of The Outdoor Foundation.  “This is an exciting time for The Foundation, and Chris’ expertise and leadership will direct The Foundation as we strive to be a driving force behind a massive increase in outdoor recreation in America.”