Lena hails from the small paradise of Maui, HI, where she grew up hiking up and camping on volcanoes. After graduating from Pomona College, Lena worked as an organic farmer and backpacked on New Zealand’s South Island. She is joining Adventure Treks for her second season as an instructor.
- Education: Pomona College, bachelor’s degree in sociology
- Certification: Wilderness emergency medical technician
- What excites you the most about working for AT this summer? Meeting the instructors and students and exploring new parts of the U.S. together!
- Favorite outdoor memory? Backpacking on the coast of New Zealand in the Abel Tasman National Park where we would hike, swim, and read in hammocks in the day, and then swim under the stars at night.