Category Archives: Faculty

Murray, Athena

Athena R. Murray Associate Professor, Communications CMC Steamboat Springs 970-870-4424 armurray@coloraadomtn.edu Education Ph.D. in Communication Studies with a graduate certificate in Women’s Studies from the University of Georgia M.A. in Communication Studies from the University of Kansas B.A. in Philosophy and Women’s Studies from Michigan State University. About A defining moment for Athena was joining […]

Stewart, Nathan

Nathan L. Stewart Associate Professor, Sustainability Studies CMC Steamboat Springs 970-870-4562 nlstewart@coloradomtn.edu Education Ph.D. in Biology from the University of Alaska Fairbanks and B.A. in Biology from Carleton College, MN. About Nathan is an ecologist whose research focuses broadly on biodiversity, ecosystem function and resilience. He was previously a Lecturer and Field Program Leader at […]

Boland, Adrienne

Adrienne Boland Adjunct Instructor of Outdoor Education and Sustainability Colorado Mountain College Breckenridge/Dillon 970-453-6757 aboland2@coloradomtn.edu Education Bachelor of Science, Natural Resource Management and Outdoor Recreation Leadership, University of Idaho Master of Science, Sustainability Science, University of Idaho Highlighted Courses OUT 112 – Mountain Orientation OUT 115 – Snow Orientation OUT 144 – Backcountry Cooking SUS […]

Bernhard, Jon

Jon Bernhard Adjunct Faculty Ambassador Athlete; Bergans USA, ELETE, DMM, FITS, Goal Zero, Gramicci Highlighted Courses Top Rope Rock Climbing Sport Climbing Ice Climbing I & II Canyon Orientation I began outdoor adventuring back when mom would kick my brothers out of the house to go ‘play in traffic’.  From there I discovered backpacking then […]

Moroz, Dan

Dan Moroz Adjunct Instructor Outdoor Studies, Avalanche Level 1 And 2 Colorado Mountain College Breckenridge/Dillon moroz@colorado.net 970-485-1206 Education University Of Connecticut – B.A. Geology National Avalanche School – Student / Instructor American Avalanche Institute – Level 1 & 2 – Student / Instructor International Snow Science Workshop – Lecturer / Attendee Colorado Snow And Avalanche […]

Taylor, Brian

Brian Taylor Associate Professor of EMS & Wilderness EMS Brian is full time EMS faculty at the Breckenridge campus and teaches most of the Wilderness EMS classes. Brian moved to Colorado in 1994 after graduating from Northland College with a BS in Outdoor Education.  Brian guided mountaineering and backpacking expeditions for 10 years in the […]

Corbin, Kelly

Kelly Corbin Adjunct Faculty: Swiftwater Rescue, EMS, and Outdoor Education Teaching Locations: CMC Breckenridge/Dillon and Glenwood Springs 970-389-2456 whitewaterchic@gmail.com Education Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Denver School of Nursing Wilderness Emergency Medical Services, Colorado Mountain College Emergency Medical Technician, Colorado Mountain College Certified Swiftwater Rescue Instructor Relevant Interests Wilderness and Rescue Education, Whitewater, Rock and […]

Marciniec, Erica

Erica Marciniec Erica Marciniec is an experienced forager and teacher of wild food plants in the diverse elevation zones of Colorado’s Rocky Mountain region. She shares stories about her research and first-hand experience at her blog, www.wildfoodgirl.com. Key among Erica’s areas of interest are native versus non-native species, and how that information can inform sustainable […]

Butler, Ben

Ben Butler Adjunct Instructor of Outdoor Education and Emergency Medicine Colorado Mountain College Breckenridge/Dillon 970-389-7594 bcbutler@coloradomtn.edu Education Bachelor of Arts, Physics, Skidmore College Master of Education, Experiential Learning and Development, Plymouth State University (expected completion December 2016) Highlighted Courses OUT 129 – Ice Climbing I OUT 130 – Ice Climbing II OUT 164 – Alpine […]