Tom Vining, President & Botanist

Tom is our President and our community botanist. Aside from Wilder Waters, Tom owns a book publishing company, V F Thomas Company, which recently published A New Path. Prior to Wilder Waters, Tom was Treasurer of Anaskimin non-profit and worked as an interpretor for Acadia National Park. Tom has a PhD in plant systemics from the University of Maine and currently resides in Bass Harbor, Maine.

Sara Moore, Secretary & Communications

Sara is our Secretary and covers our communication and social media. Aside from Wilder Waters, Sara is a restorative yoga teacher. She received a bachelor's degree in Natural Resources from Cornell University. Her previous work experience includes serving as a Big Sky Watershed Corps member at Wildlife Conservation Society and a field biologist for the Rocky Mountain National Park Service.


Willa Moore, Treasurer & Graphics

Willa is our Treasurer and graphic designer. Aside from Wilder Waters, Willa is a massage therapist and energy worker. Prior to Maine, she spent seven months in the Wisconsin woods with Teaching Drum. She is originally from Brooklyn, NY.