Board of Directors


Kyrie Jardin


"Kyrie, with his wife Kathleen, is owner of and the Purple Sage, and lives in Winthrop."


Howard Johnson

Vice President

"Howard Johnson, noted author and technologist, lives south of Winthrop with his lovely wife, Liz.”


Kathy Podmayer


"Kathy and her husband, Russ, live in Winthrop and look forward to raising the awareness to keep our skies dark"

         Methow Dark Sky Coalition is a registered 501(C)(3) organization. All donations are deductible to the extent provided by law. BOARD: Kyrie Jardin | Kathy Podmayer | Howard Johnson | BOARD ADVISORS: Leslie Dolan | Lynette Westendorf | LIAISONS: Lorah Super, MVCC | Ashley Lodato, Methow Conservancy | Joanna Bastian, Twisp Works | Pete Leonard, Methow Valley Nordic | Alex Ott, Washington State Parks and Recreation | Don McIvor, Audobon Society.