Sentinel Pine Bridge http://nhpr.org en Kayaker Who Died Was Official With National Whitewater Organization http://nhpr.org/post/kayaker-who-died-was-official-national-whitewater-organization <p>The kayaker who died Wednesday in the Franconia Notch State Park was the Northeast Stewardship director for the <a href="http://www.americanwhitewater.org/">American Whitewater </a>organization.</p><p>Lincoln police chief Theodore Smith identified him as Alan Panebaker, 29, of Montpelier, Vermont.</p><p>Panebaker was an experienced whitewater kayaker whose work&nbsp;responsibilities ranged from “state and federal policy affecting rivers” to “community recreation planning.”</p> Thu, 20 Sep 2012 13:15:14 +0000 Chris Jensen 13265 at http://nhpr.org Kayaker Who Died Was Official With National Whitewater Organization