Gonzaga Outdoors

Staff and Trip Leaders

Office Staff      

Director of Adventure- Alex Gannett

Hometown: Moraga, CA                             

Major: Environmental Studies

Favorite Trip: Backpacking

 

Director of Operations- Matt Hearley

Hometown: Denver, CO        

Major: Sociology

Favorite Trip: Rock Climbing, Ice Climbing, Mountaineering 

                                              

Events Coordinator- Sophia Kaelke

Hometown: Juneau, AK                       

Major: Accounting and Environmental Studies

Favorite Trip: Red Mountain

 

Budget Coordinator- Ben Stockelman

Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Favorite Trip: Skiing at Schweitzer

                                                       

Communications Coordinator- Rachel Haas

Hometown: Clatskanie, OR 

Major: Sociology and Communication

Favorite Trip: Skiing

                                   

Office Assistant- Luke Schumm

Hometown: Denver, CO                      

Major: Environmental Studies and Spanish

Favorite Trip: RED Ski Trip

 

Office Assistant- Molly Fackelman

Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Favorite Trip: Mountain Biking

 

Office Assistant- Kacie Bell

Hometown: Elko, NV                  

Major: Environmental Studies and Political Science

Favorite Trip: Spokane GOOB

                                          

Office Assistant- Jesica Baca

Hometown:               

Major: 

Favorite Trip: 

 

Bike and Ski Shop Staff 

Shop Manager- Zach Fackelman

Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Favorite Trip: Skiing

                 

Bike Tech- Tate Schumm

Hometown: Denver, CO                   

Favorite Trip: RED Mountain 

 

 

Bike Tech- Noor Ricci

Hometown:                   

Favorite Trip: 

 

 

Bike Tech- Michele Brianti

Hometown:               

Major: 

Favorite Trip: 

 

Senior Trip Leaders

Matt Hearley

Hometown: Denver, CO        

Major: Sociology

Favorite Trip: Rock Climbing, Ice Climbing, Mountaineering 

                                              

Connor McLean

Hometown: Spokane, WA                                  

Major: History 

Favorite Trip: Easter Break Rock Climbing

 

Dawson Reynier

Hometown: White Salmon, WA                                   

Major: History 

Favorite Trip: Middle Fork of the Salmon River, ID

 

Derek Zylstra

Hometown: Santa Barbara, CA                              

Major: Finance with a Minor in Spanish

Favorite Trip: Hells Canyon

                                    

Annie Sinclair

Hometown: Ventura, CA                              

Major: Nursing

 

                                       

Brandon DuBois

                               

 

 

 

Jacob Nabors

Hometown: Bothell, WA                           

Major: Engineering

Favorite Trip: Stanley Hot Springs

                                          

Maddie Hueske

Hometown: Bend, OR                         

Major: Environmental Studies and Spanish

Favorite Trip: Glacier National Park

                                 

Alex Gannett

Hometown: Moraga, CA                             

Major: Environmental Studies

Favorite Trip: Backpacking

                                          

Luke Schumm

Hometown: Denver, CO                      

Major: Environmental Studies and Spanish

Favorite Trip: RED Ski Trip

                                      

Alyssa Oddi

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA                        

Major: Sociology and Psychology

 

                                

Junior Trip Leaders

Clare Casey

Hometown:San Francisco,CA

Major: Nursing

Favorite Trip: Granada Study Abroad

 

Tessa Rubinstein

Hometown: Littleton, CO                        

Favorite Trip: Women in the Woods

 

                                  

Jordan Zoller

Hometown: Boulder, CO                        

Major: Nursing

Favorite Trip: RED Mountain Ski Trip

                                     

Sam Carter

Hometown: Spokane, WA                       

Major: Environmental Studies

Favorite Trip: Climbing

 

Anna  Beliniski

Hometown: Aspen, CO                       

Major: Environmental Studies

Favorite Trip: Mindfulness Retreat

                                        

Ryan Castillo

Hometown: Everett, WA                        

Major: Business minor in Leadership Studies

Favorite Trip: Mount Rainier National Park

                                   

Oakley Wurzweiler

Hometown: Littleton, CO         

Major: Environmental Studies

Favorite Trip: Glacier National Park

                                           

Maddie Grossman

Hometown: Denver, CO             

Major: Sociology and Psycology

Favorite Trip: Hiking

                                     

Paul Schedit

Hometown: Kenosha, WI            

Major: Electrical Engineering

Favorite Trip: Snow Shoeing in Banff

                                        

Tommy Engels

Hometown: Grand Rapids, Michigan 

Major: Mathematics and Computer Science

Favorite Trip: Priest Lake IK

                                    

Noah Bagley

Hometown: Moraga, CA             

Major: Environmental Studies

Favorite Trip: RED Mountain 

                                              

Micheal Corpuz

Hometown: Omaha,  NE             

Major: Sociology, Pre-Med Track

Favorite Trip: Heart Lake Backpack

                                       

Hunter Inman

 

 

 

                                         

Jack White

Hometown: Phoenix, AZ                        

Major: Biology 

Favorite Trip: Fly Fishing

                                           

Sophia Kaelke

Hometown: Juneau, AK                       

Major: Accounting and Environmental Studies

Favorite Trip: Red Mountain

                                  

Bryce Makela

Hometown: Redmond, WA                       

Major: Physics minor Religious Studies

Favorite Trip: Stanley Hot Springs

                                           

Bailey Luoma

Hometown: Butte, MT                     

Major: Biology Minor in Environmental Studies

Favorite Trip: Spring Break Moab 

                                    

Cassie Wimer

Hometown: Fort Collins, CO                       

Major: Business Administration Minor in Spanish

Favorite Trip: Pack River Yurt

                                      

Mason Matteoni

Hometown: Sacramento, CA                        

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Favorite Trip: Wild Walls Climb Night

                      

Jack Burns

Hometown: Goleta, CA                        

Major: Mechanical Engeineering

Favorite Trip: North Cascades Mindfulness

                                

Kyle Evers

Hometown: Sammamish, WA                        

Major: Mechanical Engineering 

Favorite Trip: Horsey Time

                                 

Sophomore Trip Leaders

Patrick Donoghue

Hometown: Walnut Creek, CA                   

Major: Business Administration

Favorite Trip: Backpacking Hells Canyon

                                  

Kacie Bell

Hometown: Elko, NV                  

Major: Environmental Studies and Political Science

Favorite Trip: Spokane GOOB

                                        

Elise Counsell

Hometown: Boston, MA                  

Favorite Trip: Women in the Woods

 

                                   

Tate Schumm

Hometown: Denver, CO                   

Favorite Trip: RED Mountain 

                                             

 

Callie Brewster

Hometown: Denver, CO                  

Major: Mechanical Engineering 

Favorite Trip: Women in the Woods

                                 

Benny Cope

Hometown: Highlands Ranch, CO

Major: Mechanical Engineering 

Favorite Trip: Climbing

                                     

Stu Stonacek

Hometown: Minneapolis, MN 

Major: Business 

Favorite Trip: Gonzaga in the Wilderness 

                                    

Support Staff

Assistant Director of Outdoor Programs

Dave Gilbert

Favorite Trip: Moab Spring Break

                             

       

Outdoor Program Manager

Matt Edenfield

Favorite Trip: S’mores by the Shore

                                   

 

Outdoor Program Coordinator 

Daniel James

Favorite Trip: Climbing Minnehaha

                          

 

 

 

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