Rebecca Benz has committed her life to improving the lives of children and to protecting the environment. She is the former Executive Director for Camp Fire Central Texas, and Principal and Associate Superintendent for one of the first Charter High Schools in the state of Texas. She is a founding member of the Children in Nature Collaborative of Austin, and is a recipient of both the Camp Fire National Executive Leadership Award and The Gulick Award.
Rebecca and her husband, John, live in Central Austin. They have four grown children and two outdoors-loving granddaughters.