About Wilderness Louisville
Wilderness Louisville, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 2013 with a mission to be champions for Louisville’s natural areas, from Jefferson Memorial Forest, the nation’s largest municipally-owned urban forest, to the ones in your neighborhood. We work in partnership with the Louisville Metro Government’s Department of Parks and Recreation to promote the development, stewardship and community awareness of these important public spaces.
We are champions for Louisville’s natural areas from Jefferson Memorial Forest, the nation’s largest city-owned urban forest, to the ones in your neighborhood.
Meet Our Board
Louisville Metro Government
Executive Director, YouthBuild Louisville
Partner, Caudill Seed Company
Ariatti Advising LLC
Parks Administrator, Metro Parks, Natural Areas/JMF
Director, Louisville Metro Parks & Recreation
Coordinator, LEEP Program, Jefferson County Public Schools
Retired, KY State Government
SteVon Edwards, MPH
Organizer, Outdoor Afro KY
Public Sector Manager, Waste Management