Man Biking

Mark Climbing a rock   Mark Kayaking

Programming Intern
Wilderness First Responder
ACA level 2 Coastal Kayak Instructor
Working towards a degree in Outdoor Recreation and Education from Ohio University
Minor in Business Administration

A man on foot, on horseback or on a bicycle will see more, feel more, enjoy more in one mile than the motorized tourists can in a hundred miles.” - Edward Abbey

Where were you born and/or raised?
I was born and raised in Dayton, Ohio. 
How long have you lived in Crested Butte?
I have lived in Crested Butte since December 9th, 2013.  I am already in love with the town and hope to stay for many seasons to come.

Why did you choose to work with people with disabilities?
It seemed like very rewarding work and it's awesome that I am able to do so within my field of study.
How did you come to work with the ASC? How long have you been here?
I came across the ASC website when I was searching for internships. The website had said that all of the winter internship positions were full. I then heard from a friend that there was an opening. I was hired 3 days later.
How long have you been skiing/snowboarding?
This is my 4th season snowboarding. I've been skiing for about a week.
What's your favorite restaurant in Crested Butte?
The Last Steep’s Ryder Burger is the bomb.
What is your favorite ski resort?
I really enjoyed Snowbird in Utah, however the town and the atmosphere of Crested Butte can't be beat.