Shelia began volunteering at Lula Lake back in 2012 after her first visit (with a scout group) in 2009. To her, volunteering was an opportunity to spend extra time on the Core Preserve and introduce others to nature. For the last decade, the wonder and beauty of Lula Lake has been her “happy place.” Shelia often remarks the amazing history of LLLT’s journey from a sordid dumping ground to nature that embodies the essence of peace.
Her love for Lula continued, and this past year she has been bringing her boyfriend Brian along with her to volunteer. “He makes volunteering so much more fun and loves Lula just as much as I do!” she shared.
As Shelia (and now Brian!) continue their dedication, she has advice to hopeful volunteers looking to get involved: