Alex W

Senior trip leader

Originally from Connecticut, Alex attended Sacred Heart University and George Mason University to pursue degrees in sports management and systems engineering. Growing up, he was a counselor at Camp Playland in Connecticut, after which he headed to Wellington, New Zealand, to work at Base Backpackers. After working at a sports and outdoors store in his home state, he headed to New Vision Wilderness Therapy in Bend, OR. There he spent two years working as a lead field instructor and field specialist. Alex is a wilderness first responder and is joining Bold Earth for his first year as a trip leader.