|Aside from the many individuals and businesses that have helped turned this idea into reality, Bicycle Benefits wouldn't be possible without those who are currently volunteering numerous hours in the pursuit of putting more people on bikes. |
|Helmets off to the heart of our team! |
| ||Natalia Esteban |
Likes to smile, walk in the mountains, ride bikes, make friends and talk with people that have other points of view.
Favorite Book: Uttermost Part of the Earth (by Lucas Bridges)
Favorite Animal: horses.
Favorite Food: milanesas and dulce de leche.
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| ||Wayne Kleppe |
...designer, artists, person? like music and love blues.
Favorite Book: I just finished reading three books: Franz Kolka (collected work), Pablo Neruda (selected poem) and Sal Si Puedes (a semi-biography of Cesar Chavez).
Favorite Animal: no animals.
Favorite Food: can eat everything!.
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| ||Dillon Klepetar |
Likes to fly fish, play guitar and drink mates. Dillon is currently working on his Ph.D. in Political Science at American University.
Favorite Book: Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (by Dee Brown).
Favorite Animal: Red Fox (Vulpes Vulpes).
Favorite Food: Japanese Knotweed and Knedliky.
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| ||Ian Klepetar |
Likes to drink mate and falling into adventures with less than predictable outcomes.
Favorite Book: Walden (by Henry David Thoreau).
Favorite Animal: Mountain Goats.
Favorite Food: sunflower butter Ting cereal & chipas.
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| ||Joanne Klepetar |
Sets the bar high for mothers everywhere in her 6 mile bicycle commute to town where she works in the local scene in bringing bicycles into people's lives. Joanne is heavily involved in the Saratoga Healthy Transportation Network and enjoys backyard gardening, construction projects, tennis playing and sewing projects in her free time.
Favorite Book: anything by Barbara Kingsolver.
Favorite Animal: dogs.
Favorite Food: buttered popcorn.
|Nathan Phipps |
Favorite food: Any combination involving bread and cheese.
Favorite animal: Otters.
Favorite book: "Its All About the Bike" by Rob Penn & Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse.
What you love to do: A little frisbee toss, a few rousing games of table tennis, and leisurely bike rides followed by beer and conversation with friends.
|Lindsay Gordon |
Favorite food: Anything and everything with avocados in it.
Favorite animal: Dogs (especially my puppy).
Favorite book: Anything by Kurt Vonnegut.
I love to hike, play the guitar, and go to concerts. Riding my bike along the Burlington waterfront with friends is one of my favorite fall activities.