Tuesday, June 9, 2009

New Kid on the Base

Meet Scott Brown.

Age: 22
Height: 5'10"
Eye Color: hazel
Alma Mater: Brevard College
Major: Wilderness Leadership & Experiential Education
Hometown: Charlotte, NC

Scott came to us on Tuesday, May 19th, and has had quite an experience since he got here. We helped acquaint him with the staff here in the office, where he remained for only two days before going on a course. He felt right at home again on the Rio General with 24-Day Multi-Element and Leadership due to his background in kayaking.

Here are 10 interesting facts about our new Scott:

1. Enjoys all outdoor sports especially kayaking, mountain biking, dirt biking, rock climbing, fishing, diving, backpacking, and disc golf
2. Loves to design and build
3. Holds a cranial titanium plate, including five screws keeping it together
4. WFR (Wilderness First Responder) certified*
5. Enjoys introducing friends to new outdoor sports and activities
6. Learning Spanish
7. Earned 1st degree black belt in Taekwodo in 2005
8. Hobby of candid photography
9. Favorite band: Dire Straits
10. Just learned tennis, already styling the sweatband and knee-high socks

*to see more on WFR, look in our May blog archive

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