Brigit is currently an undergraduate at Hamilton College in central New York who loves to run as part of her school’s cross country and track teams, as well as explore the outdoors in her free time. Growing up in the small town of Sherman, Connecticut, she has always loved hiking, camping, fishing, and swimming in nearby rivers. She is passionate about protecting wilderness areas and hopes to become a conservation biologist in the future.
Cole grew up in Billings, Montana and has spent a lot of time in the Absaroka and Beartooth mountain range. He currently goes to college in Moorhead, Minnesota at Concordia College studying for a major in Environmental Studies. He enjoys doing most things outdoors, from backpacking and climbing to skiing and fly fishing. He would love to have the opportunity and he aspires to work as a park ranger in the future. The wilderness has shaped who he is as a person and has taught him many lessons. The best memories he has, are all in the wilderness doing things that he loves.
Amelia (Mil) is originally from Greencastle, Indiana. She is currently studying biology at Denison University in Granville, Ohio. Most of her free time is spent hiking or backpacking and she also sings and plays mandolin in a bluegrass band. She eventually hopes to pursue a career in conservation research/management.