Brinkley Hutchings, Founder, Facilitator. Brinkley spent most of her childhood exploring and playing on the beach along Mobile Bay. One of her favorite things to do was make bowls out of the natural clay found on the beach. Brinkley is inspired by children’s sense of wonder, curiosity, and play, and she’s all about keeping that spark alive.  She loves to share her curiosity and enthusiasm for the natural world with people of all ages and has worked extensively with children for over ten years. Brinkley is also a Life & Leadership Coach where she supports people to make the difference they would love to make in their communities.

Britt Carpenter, Facilitator. Britt grew up spending a lot of time outdoors in the woods close to her home in North Carolina. She was raised to love and respect nature, which has influenced her active, outdoor lifestyle as an adult. She has hiked all over the world from California to Thailand, and has a life goal to trek on each continent. Britt is eager pass along her love of nature to future generations and is thrilled to take on the role of mentoring our community’s children through Nature Connect.

All of our staff are First Aid & CPR Certified.