Staff

               
Director of Outdoor Programs: Kate Macklin
[email protected]      (434) 381-6369


What year were you? I graduated in 2013

What was your major? Environmental Science

Where are you from? Seattle, WA

What got you interested in the OP? As a student I wanted to learn more about the outdoors and outdoor leadership. I wanted to share my love of the outdoors with my peers.

What is your favorite OP trip? Backpacking, white water kayaking, and rock climbing

 

 

 

 
 
Instructor: Victoria Wolfgang

What year are you? 2016

What is your Major? Biology and Psychology

Where are you from? Richmond, VA

What got you interested in the OP? I became interested in the OP on my first visit to campus as a prospective. The fact that the program offered so many different kinds of awesome and beginner friendly outdoor trips at little to no cost hooked me.

What is your favorite OP trip and why? I love everything but am particularly fond of snowboarding and whitewater kayaking.

   
 
 
Instructor: Katie Ferguson

What year are you? 2017

What is your Major? Biology

Where are you from? Hampstead, NC

What got you interested in the OP? I became interested in the OP because I love the outdoors, and I always wanted to do more outdoor activities before I came to college. When I came to college, I went on the White Water Rafting trip and I was hooked.

What is your favorite OP trip and why? My favorite OP trip is either rock climbing or white water rafting.

 

   

 
Instructor: Emily Dallas

What year are you? 2016

What is your major? Environmental science/biology major

Where are you from? New Jersey

What got you interested in the OP? I got interested in the OP because the outdoors has always been a part of my life. I've been hiking, paddling and rock climbing since my childhood, and the OP has such a strong sense of community that it helped me find a place where I could make connections with other students and my surroundings. 

What is your favorite OP trip? I love every OP trip that we offer! If I could go on a trip every weekend, I would!

 


 
 
Instructor: Corin Diaz 

What year are you? 2019 

What is your major? Music

Where are you from? Virginia Beach, Va.

What got you inerested in the OP? I became interested in the OP from the flyers everywhere on campus. The program offered outdoor trips and lessons.

What is your favorite OP trip? I love snowboarding and caving because I had never experienced doing either before coming to SBC.

 
 
 
Office Manager: Shelby Benny

What year are you? 2019

What is your Major? History

Where are you from? Dothan, Alabama

What is your favorite OP trip? I love the white water kayaking weekend! Navigating the Balcony Falls rapid was a blast. 

 

 

 

   
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