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When we talk about the Human Factor, we are referring to how our natural tendencies influence our behavior. As part of this human factor, we also need to talk about risk tolerance, and that we all deal with risk a bit differently.

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Don Sharaf

Donald Sharaf is a lead avalanche course instructor and a former owner of AAI. He has spent 30 years backcountry skiing and riding all over the

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Jessica Baker
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Jessica Baker

Jessica Baker is a former World Tour Freeskiing Champion, year-round mountain guide, backcountry ski guide, professional ski instructor, heli-ski guide, and founder of Ski Divas

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Jake Hutchinson

Jake is a lead avalanche course instructor with AAI and has more than 25 years of professional and personal experience skiing and climbing in avalanche terrain.

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