Meg Khodl

A native Michigander, I got my degree in environmental studies and sustainability from Northern Michigan University! In this winter-water wonderland I spent most of my time skiing, swimming, hiking, and biking all around the Upper Peninsula. …

Izzy Handal

I am from Pennsylvania, and have just graduated from the University of St Andrews with a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science and Geology. I learned to love nature through camping with my mom and skiing with my sister, …

Erin Coughlin

Erin graduated from Colby College with a degree in Environmental Science and Studio Art this past spring. Erin developed her love of the outdoors while growing up on the coast of Maine. She has shared this passion with others as a sea kayak guide, …

Abby Sand

Abby spent her first 17 years of life in the suburbs of Minneapolis and it wasn’t until her freshman year at Colorado State University that she truly gained a passion for the natural world. Her time at CSU exposed her to the wonders of outdoor recreation and evoked a love for environmental education. …

Meg Gold

Meg is excited to return to TSS this coming year to continue to build a culture of connection and growth. They enjoy spending time playing games, talking, and dancing with friends when they aren’t cuddled up in bed with their cats. …

Sophie Lisle

Sophie grew up in Sharon, Massachusetts and graduated from Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine in May 2023 with a degree in biology. She developed a passion for science education as she taught environmental science, sustainability, …

Sophia Harnew-Spradley

An Oregon native, Sophia traveled to Tennessee to study at The University of the South, where she minored in music and received her B.S. in neuroscience. In college she worked in behavioral and clinical research labs, …

Ruby Jenco

Originally from St. Joseph, Missouri, Ruby Jenco is a field instructor who has been a part of TSS since June 2023. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Wyoming in the spring of 2023 with a double major in Environment & …

Naomi Gregory-Orchard

Naomi grew up in the Sonoran Desert. Her love for natural sciences and outdoor exploration started among saguaros and red rock canyons and has brought her to the alpine forests and glacial valleys of Jackson Hole. …

Mary Grace Martin

Mary Grace grew up in Massachusetts and has had the privilege to spend many of her summers at her family’s cottage on a little island called Bustins Island in Maine, which is where her love for the outdoors stemmed from. …