Natalie Lewis

natalie.jpgMy career thus far has a rich tapestry of work in education and business. After completing an undergraduate degree at Principia College in environmental studies, I began by working at the Christian Science Publishing Society doing special projects and putting on conferences. I then went to the Outward Bound School for a number of years where I was a logistician and instructor. Other teaching experience includes working with the Boojum Wilderness Institute in California, a Montessori school in Colorado, and home schooling our 2 high school girls during our 3000-mile hike on the continental divide. For the last 11 years at the Adventure Unlimited Ranches I have been the corral program director, the business manager and Ranch Director working with teens and young adults from around the world.

Education:

  • BA, Principia College, Environmental Studies
  • Christian Science Class Instruction and active church member.

Experience:

  • Christian Science Publishing Society, convention logistics management
  • Outward Bound – instructor and logistician for 3 years
  • Boojum Wilderness Institute – counselor and guide for teens 2 years
  • Montessori School classroom assistant with pre-schoolers 1 year
  • Director and Business Manager at the Adventure Unlimited Ranches for 11 years.
  • Home school educator for our high school girls for 6 months as we hiked the 3,000 mile Continental Divide Trail from Canada to Mexico.

ls_nattie_rowing.jpgCertifications & Program Credentials:

  • Mountaineering Guide & Climbing Instructor
  • Wilderness First Aid
  • Ropes Course Certification
  • 30 of Colorado’s 14,000 foot peaks.
  • Hiked the 3000 mile Continental Divide Trail as a family in 2006
  • Certified Horsemanship Association Instructor
  • Life Guard Certified
  • Class III kayaker: including thousands of river miles in a raft and kayak
  • Marathoner

World Travels: 15 trips abroad to explore, boat and climb extensively.