Patrick Leary

Hometown: Salt Lake City, Utah
Favorite animal in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem (GYE): River Otter
Patrick has worked at Teton Science Schools (TSS) since 2013. During his time at TSS he has volunteered as an AmeriCorps service member, worked as a Field Education Instructor and a Field Education Faculty member, and worked as a guide with Wildlife Expeditions. Since 2016 Patrick has served as the Director of Wildlife Expeditions. Prior to Teton Science Schools, Patrick received a degree from Willamette University, worked for outdoor education organizations in Guatemala, Montana and Washington, and worked for the US Forest Service in Utah and Oregon. Patrick is passionate about public lands, conservation, and education. Patrick enjoys wildlife photography, backpacking, fly fishing, creating art, gardening/homesteading, cooking and spending quality time with his wife, Rachel, his pup, Ophie, & his cat, Cheeto.