Education Summary

  • M.A. degree in Sport Psychology, San Jose State University

Emphasis on risk-taking and team-dynamic research

Masters Thesis: A Qualitative Examination of Risk Among Elite Adventure Racers (PDF) published in Journal of Sport Behavior

  • B.S. degree in Exercise Physiology, Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo, CA
  • Certified Massage Therapist
  • Advanced Myofascial Release Therapist
  • American College of Sports Medicine, Certified Fitness Specialist


  • Association for the Advancement of Applied Sport Psychology
  • North American Society for the Sociology of Sport
  • The Conservation Alliance
  • American Alpine Club
  • 1% for the Planet
  • Sierra Club