Katie has worked in the outdoor industry since 2013 as an instructor for NOLS and an ACMG rock climbing guide. She loves to ski, climb, and run in the mountains near her home in Lander, Wyoming. She has been an avalanche educator since 2014 and loves sharing her passion for backcountry skiing with others.

Our instructors are the core of your experience with the American Avalanche Institute.  They bring the science and knowledge of avalanche safety to life in real-world settings.  If you’re interested in learning more fromone of our amazing instructors check out our full course offerings today.