Jeanne Bennette is stepping down as director of the Mount St. Helens Institute after five years. The Mount St. Helens Institute is a non-profit group dedicate to educating people about the volcano while protecting the volcano. The organization also oversees climbing permits.
“ We are all indebted to Jeanne for her vision, energy, and passion for the Mount St. Helens Institute, the Monument and our volcano,” MSHI board president Bill Kelley wrote in an email. “She has been the face, the soul, and the engine for MSHI for the past 5 years. We wish her well in her new position …