Pete has spent his life in outdoor education. Pete Ryan, WEMTFrom summer camp staff as a teenager, to teaching in Colorado State University’s Experiential Learning Program as an undergraduate, to directing the Outdoor Adventures program at the University of San Diego, Pete has experience with many age groups and multiple disciplines. Along the way, Pete earned a BA in social science, and an MA in leadership studies. Pete currently makes his living as a firefighter-paramedic, and still finds time to teach rock climbing, mountaineering and avalanche courses with Mountain Adventure Seminars in Bear Valley, California. His favorite nut is the cashew.