Brooks Mountcastle Environmental Planner Appalachian Trail Conservancy

Brooks Mountcastle

Position: Environmental Planner

​Brooks joined the staff of the ATC in 2016. ​He​ works with the boroughs and townships in the 11 counties through which the A.T. passes to help protect  the Trail's natural, scenic, historic, and aesthetic values in cooperation with ​Trail Clubs, land trusts, and other conservation groups.  
Brooks has over 20 years of experience in state and national campaigns working on water, air pollution, energy, and fish conservation issues.  He holds a Master of Studies Degree in Environmental Law and Policy from Vermont Law School and a Bachelor of Science Degree from SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry. In addition to his passion for the environment, he spends his free time enjoying music, hiking, running, biking, and all things wild.