Nature’s Ride is guided by following principles:
Vision: Fun, exciting informative journeys with nature.
Mission: To provide services and products with messages of responsibility about the environment and our planet using fun, information platforms. At the same time, Nature’s Ride through Art Society attempts to reduce its own operational footprint and that of its products and services.
Values: Respect for all: humans, flora, and fauna. It is everybody’s world!
Board of Directors
Dr. Irene M. Herremans, PhD
Irene teaches courses in sustainability management at the University of Calgary and University of Waterloo. Works to improve the university’s own environmental performance. Publishes and consults extensively on environmental control systems, environmental performance, and performance valuation and reporting. Won numerous teaching awards and was named one of the “Outstanding Young Woman of America.” Enjoys adventure sports and nature activities in the world’s many mountain ranges and oceans.
Elizabeth Romo-Rabago, M.Sc
Elizabeth holds a Master in Sustainable Energy Development form University of Calgary. Co-founder and president of Ciclomanias, a social enterprise which manufactures environmentally friendly hand-crafted goods and provides environmental workshops in Mexico and Canada. Received the 2014 Sustainability ON Award and the President’s Award for excellence in student leadership for advancing the University of Calgary’s sustainability commitment.
Jesica is currently a Grade 2 teacher with the Calgary Catholic School District. She is passionate about environmental education and strives to include environmental stewardship in her daily teaching practices with her students. Jesica loves being outside in nature and is often found hiking or skiing in the Rocky Mountains with her friends.