Author, Bonnie Henderson is the keynote speaker at the 2019 State of the Coast Conference.
Bonnie Henderson is the author of several coastal books, including the critically acclaimed The Next Tsunami: Living on a Restless Coast. Her 2008 book, Strand: An Odyssey of Pacific Ocean Debris was listed as a Best Book of 2008 by the Seattle Times and was a finalist for the 2009 Oregon Book Awards. She has also authored two popular hiking guidebooks: Best Hikes with Kids: Oregon and Day Hiking: Oregon Coast. As an expert on the Oregon Coast Trail, Bonnie will share her personal and professional coastal journeys, and challenge us to consider the Oregon coast we want now and in the future.