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David Lackey

David Lackey

Adventure Program Facilitator

  • Masters of Science in Outdoor Recreation and Education from Ohio University
  • Certified Wilderness First Responder, AED, First Aid, CPR
  • AMGA Single Pitch Instructor
  • Leave No Trace (LNT) Trainer

For close to a decade, David has led adventure expeditions and taught outdoor education to people of all ages and skillsets. He began his outdoor education and leadership career after receiving a degree in wilderness leadership and experiential education from Brevard College. After spending time in the field, he went on to earn a Master’s Degree in outdoor recreation and education from Ohio University. 

As the adventure program facilitator, David is responsible for organizing adventure programming and leading students on adventure activities. During adventure activities, David helps keep programming fun while challenging students to try new things and build confidence. 

In his spare time, David loves to rock climb. On any sunny day, you’ll find him out climbing somewhere in the Blue Ridge Mountains. 

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