Paul Saindon has been a Sierra Club member since 2000 and a lifetime member since 2007. He is currently semi-retired after working in information technology. Paul is certified as a Wilderness First Responder and Adult CPR. He is also a graduate of the Sierra Club's national leadership training program. The previous trips that he has led include backpacking and hiking in Oregon on the PCT, Oregon’s Eagle Cap Wilderness several times and several service trips in the Midwest. He has also has done several backpack trips in our National Parks. He is a leader and outings chair for the Sierra Club’s River Prairie group in Illinois. While backpacking and hiking are Paul’s favorite activities, he is at home just being outdoors. Other interests include outdoor photography.