Clayton Williams

From starting off as a lifeguard and lifesaving instructor, I discovered a passion for instructing and leading groups. After many other jobs requiring leadership and instruction, river guide, ski patrol, Fire Fighting etc. I landed In the Emergency Medical field. Now over ten years working in Canmore as an Advanced Care Paramedic I am continuing… Read more »

Aaron Burke

Emergency Room RN with a 12-year history in Adult / Paediatric Emergency Nursing from across Canada, currently working as the Clinical Nurse Manager at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario in Ottawa. I currently coach with the Chelsea Nordiq Adventure Ski program and have a diverse history with outdoor leadership and White Water Canoe instruction… Read more »

Jen Darling

Jen has been working in medical services for over 20 years. She began as a medic in the Canadian Armed Forces in 1995 and later transitioned to a civilian career as a Registered Nurse. Her career has seen a variety of locations, ranging from large U.S. trauma centres to remote First Nations health centres. The… Read more »

Margit Von Frankenberg

Margit is a Registered Nurse with 41 plus years of experience, specializing in emergency medicine.  She currently works at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, which is a Level 1 Trauma Center, in the Pediatric Emergency Department.  Margit also has over 7 years of wilderness response experience at Camp Manito-wish YMCA as a camp nurse.  Margit is… Read more »

Robbie Langrell

I have been a high school teacher for 5 years with a focus on math and science.  My love of the outdoors, knowledge, and animals is what drives me in all aspects of my life and has taken me on some amazing adventures. I have wrestled alligators,  taught in the arctic, lead cold water survival… Read more »

Eric Nies

Eric Nies started kayaking and guiding on whitewater in the 1970’s, and has since logged thousands of river days guiding on and exploring hard whitewater all over the US, as well as in India, Nepal, New Zealand, Chile, and Costa Rica. He was one of the early explorers on the Green River Narrows in North… Read more »

Aaron Olsen

Aaron Olsen is entering into his 19 year of teaching and coaching (cross country, basketball and track) at Wilson High School in Portland, Oregon.  Aaron graduated from Portland State University with a Bachelors in Sociology and Communications, later earning his Masters degree in Education from George Fox University in 2001. Aaron enjoys a variety of… Read more »

Michael Krueger

Mike has been a ski patroller in Lake Tahoe for the past 12 years. He is a former member of two Nordic Search and Rescue teams and currently is an Instructor Assistant for the Sierra College EMT class, teaches Outdoor Emergency Care to ski patrollers, and is an AHA CPR instructor. His love of the… Read more »

Erin Jamroz

Erin Jamroz, who often goes by Jamroz, is an EMT-B working on Zion National Park’s search and rescue team and a technical guide in the Zion area. He has been teaching and guiding outdoor activities since 2011. Since then, he has worked with advanced recreationalists, never-evers, families, and military groups. Wilderness medicine brings together an… Read more »