Carol Jenkins

Carol Jenkins

American Red Cross Instructor

Carol has a BS and MS in nursing, and is retired from a 24 year career including nursing education and administration. Carol is a Red Cross instructor certified to teach Wilderness & Remote First Aid to our volunteers. She has served on the boards of both Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness as well as the Kinnikinnick Chapter of the Idaho Native Plant Society.

In September 2009 Tri-State Water Quality Council selected Carol for the “Watershed Warrior” award for her work on behalf of water resources in northern Idaho. In March 2010 the Idaho Business Review named Carol as one of it’s “Businesswomen of the Year”.

“After a full career and supporting my husband and daughter through graduate programs in the environmental sciences, climbing Scotchman Peak was a highlight and milestone in my life, as those who were with me can testify!”