Jill Woodhouse

Jill grew up in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and loves exploring the Great Lakes region. She moved to Utah to get her degree in Civil Engineering and during her time in college worked as a Trip Leader and Coordinator for Utah State University’s Outdoor Programs. …

GG Giarrusso

GG grew up in central New York and learned to love the outdoors exploring the lands behind her home, sailing on Lake Ontario, and being a camp counselor in the Catskills Mountains. At Keuka College located in the finger lakes, …

Andrew Weston

Andrew grew up in Western Massachusetts with connections to nature through cross country running and photography. After earning a degree in Film Studies, he spent 4 years in New York City participating in creative projects and exploring a wide range of paths in the industry. …

Alex Bradley

Alex grew up in Kentucky but spent her summers on her Grandma’s horse farm in the Appalachian Mountains of North Carolina where she fell in love with the mountain lifestyle. She attended Appalachian State University, …

Ada Bowles

Ada Bowles is from Seattle, WA and grew up coming to the Tetons every summer for family “summer camp”. She studied Geology at Colorado College, and is always down to talk rocks! Before coming to TSS, …

Sydney Vander Waerdt

Sydney graduated from CSU in 2020 with a bachelor’s in Cultural Anthropology and a minor in Environmental Sciences. In college, she studied abroad in rural South Africa in a program called Communities and Conservations, which she now realizes was a program based on place-based learning. …

Kayla Okla

Kayla grew up in Wisconsin and is a recent graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she studied Wildlife Ecology and Environmental Studies. She has previously worked as an undergraduate research assistant in a chemical ecology lab, …

Gabrielle Kupiec

Gabrielle is a native New Yorker who graduated from SUNY Geneseo with a double major in Communication and Spanish. In the years after graduation, she moved to Korea and later Poland to teach English to elementary and preschool-aged students. …

Morgan Leamer

Morgan moved to Jackson in June of 2023 to work with Teton Science Schools as a summer program assistant and was very excited to stick around to join the Field Education team! Exploring and learning about the world around us is something that brings Morgan wholehearted joy, …

Liz LaScala

Liz joined the TSS team in January of 2023 as a Field Instructor. She grew up in Illinois climbing trees, exploring creeks, and building fairy houses out of sticks. She soon realized at a young age that she wanted to spend as much time outside as possible. …