Through their commitment to protecting the West,
the Outdoor Industry Association has inspired action and advocacy
to protect our environment and treasured landscapes.
We will also be honoring this year’s Emerging Leader Awardee
Contact Jenn Campbell @ 720-763-3725
We are honored to recognize OIA as a leader in conservation!
Amy Roberts, Executive Director of the Outdoor Industry Association
Prior to leading OIA, Amy was Chief Sustainability and Business Innovation Officer at Mountain Equipment Co-Op (MEC) where she led the Canadian outdoor retailer’s commitment to business and product sustainability. Amy also has a background in government relations, including previous positions as VP of Government Affairs at OIA and Director of Government Relations at Micron Technology. She has served as press secretary for Idaho Governor Philip Batt, and has served on the boards of the Conservation Alliance and the Sustainable Apparel Coalition. Amy currently serves on the board of the Outdoor Foundation.
The Outdoor Industry Association (OIA) is a membership-driven trade organization for the outdoor industry. With a passion for the outdoors and a desire to make a difference, OIA has emerged as a catalyst for driving meaningful change in the West. In collaboration with innovators, executives, retailers, manufactures, entrepreneurs, and policy makers, they are changing lives, changing history, and changing perspectives.
OIA and its members share the belief that the outdoors is serious business—everyone’s business—to love, enjoy, and protect.
“Alone we can do a little, but together we can do anything.” – OIA
Patrick & Lynn De Freitas
Center for Western Priorities
Environmental Defense Fund
National Wildlife Federation – Rocky Mountain Regional Center
Martha Records and Rich Rainaldi