Jason Zink

Jason Zink

Position: Visitor Use Manager

Jason previously worked for 15 years as an environmental engineer, often combining ecological restoration projects with trail planning and public access/education. He has worked for North Carolina State University and for environmental consulting firms, including many years of self-employment.

Jason earned a B.A. in mathematics from the University of North Carolina at Asheville, and graduate degrees in environmental engineering from North Carolina State University.

Since 1998, Jason has hiked over 8,000 miles on the A.T., and remains fascinated that it is possible to walk between Georgia and Maine through the beauty of the Appalachian Mountains.