Hpw - Adjunct
Outdoor Ed & Leadership
Born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa, Jason found his way to the United States for college and quickly fell in love with the mountains of the West. After a number of years working for various outdoor education companies and working as a climbing guide and instructor, Jason landed a full-time position as the director of outdoor programs at the University of Redlands in California. In 2011, he moved to Salt Lake City to pursue a master's degree in environmental studies and started his current position at Westminster College. His guiding and work as an instructor in outdoor education has taken him to locations all over the world, including Alaska, British Columbia, Mexico, Nepal, South Africa, Namibia, and Kenya. Jason is a current AMGA-certified single pitch Instructor and has completed an AMGA Rock Instructor course. Jason is also a certified wilderness first responder.