Trip leader, California Challenge 2
Alex is returning for her fourth season as an trip leader. Alex has led backpacking and sea kayaking trips all over New England and is a Wilderness First Responder.
- Education: Colgate University; bachelor’s degree in biology
- Why is working for Adventure Treks important to you? All of my trips have had a close sense of community. It’s the people and community that keep me coming back every year.
- What excites you the most about working for AT this summer? A month outside, no technology, amazing people, and a rad itinerary!
- What do you do when not working for AT? I am a high school math teacher in Boston.
- Favorite outdoor memory? A week canyoneering in some slot canyons in Utah. The slot canyons are magnificent and some of the coolest landscape I have ever seen!
- Favorite quote: “It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” – J.K. Rowling