Åsa has a teaching degree from Uppsala University in Sweden and taughtAsa Hultman, WFR Physical Education and Swedish at Junior High School in Sweden for eight years. Since 1996 she has also worked as a guide and wilderness educator for the adventure company Crossing Latitudes. She has led sea kayaking and hiking trips and expeditions in Sweden, Norway, Greece, and Honduras. She has been a NOLS Wilderness Medicine instructor since 2005 and is teaching both in Scandinavia (in Swedish), and in the U.S. (mostly in English:-). In her free time she skis the backcountry of Montana.