Adjunct Instructor of Expeditionary Studies
Will graduated from Plymouth State University in New Hampshire with a bachelor’s degree in outdoor recreation. Besides Plattsburgh, he works as an adjunct for North Country Community Colleges Wilderness Recreation Leadership program and a local climbing guide service. He holds a Single Pitch Instructor certification from the AMGA and is actively pursuing more advanced level AMGA certifications, most recently completing the Rock Guide Course. He is also a Wilderness First Responder and has AIARE Level II avalanche training. Besides climbing locally as much as possible, he has traveled all over the U.S. and internationally to pursue his climbing passion. In his spare time he volunteers for the DEC’s Technical Rescue Team and searches out new rock and ice routes on the local cliffs.
Education & Certifications
- B.S. in Outdoor Recreation, Plymouth State University
- Single Pitch Instructor Certification, AMGA
- Rock Guide Course, AMGA
- Wilderness First Responder
- AIARE Level II Avalanche Training