Gonzaga Outdoors

Staff and Trip Leaders

Office Staff 

Trip Leader Training Coordinator –Thomas Morris

Hometown: Santa Ana, CA

Major: Environmental Studies

Favorite Trip: Fly Fishing       

 

Community Outreach Coordinator- Mackenzie Gass

Hometown: Las Vegas, NV

Major: Criminology and Sociology

Favorite Trip: Rafting or Snowboarding

 

Finance CoordinatorMichael McPhee

Hometown: Portland, OR

Major: Political Science and Criminology

Favorite Trip: GOOB Montana

 

Office Assistant- Jesica Baca

Hometown: Newberg, OR            

Major: Sociology

Favorite Trip: Scotchman’s Peak Hike

 

Office Assistant- Sadie Vincent

Hometown: Winooski, VT

Major: Sociology

Favorite Trip: GOOB!

                   

Office Assistant- Cameron Messke

Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO

Major: Business Administration 

Favorite Trip: GOOB!

 

Bike and Ski Shop Staff                  

Bike Shop Manager- Tate Schumm

Hometown: Denver, CO   

Major: Business Administration               

Favorite Trip: RED Mountain 

 

Stu Stonacek

Hometown: Minneapolis, MN 

Major: Business Administration

Favorite Trip: Gonzaga in the Wilderness 

 

 Jake Bubb 

Hometown: Helena MT

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Favorite Trip: Dawn patrol 

 

Dustin Cassell

Hometown: Spokane, WA

Major: Computer Science

 

Class of 2022 Trip Leaders

Head Trip Leader- Mackenzie Gass

Hometown: Las Vegas, NV

Major: Criminology and Sociology

Favorite Trip: Rafting or Snowboarding


Head Trip Leader –Thomas Morris

Hometown: Santa Ana, CA

Major: Environmental Studies

Favorite Trip: Fly Fishing                          

                         

Keilea Barth        

Hometown: Boulder, CO

Major: Human Physiology

Favorite Trip: GOOB & Red Skiing 

                                        

Elise Nicol

Hometown: San Anselmo, CA

Major: Chemistry 

Favorite trip: Cross-country skiing at Mt. Spokane

 

 

Jedi Biswas-Diener       

Hometown: Portland, OR

Major: Electrical Engineering

Favorite Trip: Silver Mountain Ski Trip

 

Jackson M. Carroll

Hometown: Decatur, Il

Major: Civil Engineering

Favorite Trip: Mountaineering

 

Grace Hedlund

Hometown: Boulder, CO

Major: Spanish and Psychology

Favorite Trip: Women in the Woods       

 

Annabel Hueske

Hometown: Bend, OR

Major: Classical Civilizations and French

Favorite Trip: Priest Lake Kayaking OR Red Mountain Ski Trip

 

Peter Jonas

Hometown: Denver, CO

Major: English

Favorite Trip: Mount Kit Carson with Jeffrey

 

Sebastian Campos 

Hometown: Denver & San Luis, CO

Major: ROTC, History                 

Favorite Trip: Liberty Lake Trail Running!

 

Class of 2023 Trip Leaders

Kate Lammons

Hometown: Fort Collins, CO

Major: Business Administration

Favorite Trip: Stanley Hot Springs Backpacking

 

Andrew Breemer

Hometown: Portland, OR

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Favorite Trip: Mount Spokane with Jeffrey

 

Stevie Meyer

Hometown: West Bend, WI

Major: History

Favorite Trip: Marian Rafting Trip

 

Blake Miller

Hometown: Denver, CO

Major: Human Physiology

Favorite Trip: Montana Rafting 

 

Michael McPhee

Hometown: Portland, OR

Major: Political Science and Criminology

Favorite Trip: GOOB Montana

 

Laurel Burlingame 

Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO

Major: Psychology & Sociology 

Favorite Trip: Priest Lake Backpacking!

 

Class of 2024 Trip Leaders

Zach Fry

Hometown: Des Moines, IA                   

Major: Economics & Finance 

Favorite Trip: GOOB!

 

Patrick Shea 

Hometown: Asheville, NC

Major: Environmental Studies & Biology                   

Favorite Trip: RAFTING!!!!

                           

Professional Staff

Assistant Director of Outdoor Programs

Dave Gilbert

Favorite Trip: Moab Spring Break

 

Outdoor Program Manager

Matt Edenfield

Favorite Trip: S’mores by the Shores

 

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