Trip leader: Grand Canyon Bold 1 & Grand Canyon Adventure 2
Born, raised, and educated in Columbia, MO, Kelli graduated from local University of Missouri with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and international studies. While there, she spent time abroad in Lima, Peru, at the Universidad de Antonio Ruiz López de Montoya, and in Alicante, Spain, at the Universidad de Alicante. Currently, Kelli is the learning and development intern for Veterans United, where she developes and facilitates team-building exercises. She’s worked for the Boy Scouts of America’s Florida National High Adventure Sea Base as a sailing mate, and at Adventure Links’ summer camp in Virginia, leading outdoor adventure trips for kids ages 8 to 14. Before that, she was a high ropes course facilitator at Venture Out in her hometown. Kelli joins Bold Earth for her first year as a trip leader, and is a wilderness first responder.