Meet Our Team

Heart, Expertise, and Wildness

Our team works behind the scenes and all over the world to give you the best experience possible. Click below to read their stories.

Taylor Ganz
(Instructor)

Taylor came to NOLS in 2011 as an intern and took an instructor course soon after. She predominately works hiking, climbing, skiing and fly-fishing...

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Taylor Huntley
(NOLS Expeditions Faculty & NOLS Northeast Program Manager)

Taylor has spent the last decade facilitating human powered outdoor pursuits. He holds a B.S. in Adventure Education, an M.S. in Experiential Educa...

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Tess Donovan
(Marketing Representative)

Tess grew up in Manhattan, where she spent her days split between gymnastics practice, Sarah Dessen novels, and trying to climb up any scaffolding ...

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Thea Sittler
(Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician)

Thea has worked as an educator for the last 8 years, teaching a variety of topics ranging from chemistry to sea turtle biology and rainforest ecolo...

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Tim Thomas
(Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician)

Tim has been working as an outdoor guide, educator, and instructor since the 80's in the US and abroad. A native of Colorado, he currently calls Du...

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Todd Bevans
(NOLS Wilderness Medicine Instructor)

Todd was first exposed to the outdoors through Boy Scouts of America at age 12. Thanks to the BSA, his outdoor interests and experiences include cl...

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Tod Schimelpfenig
(NOLS Wilderness Medicine Curriculum Director)

Tod has been a NOLS Instructor since 1973 and a volunteer EMT on ambulance and search and rescue squads for the past forty years. He has taught wi...

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Tom Lamberth
(Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician)

Tom has worked as an outdoor educator since the early 90's as the director of wilderness programs at the United World College – USA in New Mexico. ...

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Travis McMullen
(Instructor)

Growing up wanting to be Indiana Jones, Travis spends his time traveling, exploring, and going on adventures—but without the fedora and leather jac...

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Travis Welch
(Alumni Relations Coordinator & Instructor)

Travis took his first NOLS course in 2009, a WFR in northern Thailand. He became an Instructor the next year and moved to Wyoming to work at NOL...

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Trisha Marie Cloutier
(NOLS Wilderness Medicine Instructor - WEMT)

Born and raised in New England, Trisha has been exploring the woods, mountains, and sea coast for as long as she can remember. Her passion for the ...

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Trish Eubanks
(Customer Service Representative )

Trish is lucky enough to call the Lander Valley home and is from a ranch just south of town. She grew up riding horses and taking care of livestock...

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Tyson Lehmann
(Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician, Paramedic)

Antipodean to start, northern resident by choice. Tyson has been involved in outdoor education since Y2K ...tricked... him into leaving a distingui...

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