Our Team

We are very proud of the group of Pacific staff, faculty, and students that make up the Outdoor Pursuits team and work year-round to make Outdoor Pursuits and all its offerings possible. Our team comes from a wide variety of places and diverse backgrounds, but all share the same passion for the outdoors. 

Philip Zook Friesen 

Director of Outdoor Pursuits

Director of Outdoor Leadership Minor

503-352-2264 | phil@pacificu.edu

Sam Morrison

Assistant Director of Outdoor Pursuits

Voyages Coordinator 

Outdoor Leadership Minor Instructor

503-352-3080 | sam@pacificu.edu 

Pagie Baugher 

Biology Professor

Mountaineering, Climbing Instructor

Tailor Dolgin '18

Outdoor Pursuits Cadre

Program Coordinator

Tristen Nolasco '17

Outdoor Pursuits Cadre

Logistics Coordinator

 

 

Chloe Mason '18 

Outdoor Pursuits Cadre 

Marketing Coordinator

Jon Inman '18

Outdoor Pursuits Cadre

Staff Development Coordinator

Lydia Malcom '20

Outdoor Pursuits Cadre

Operations Manager

Elizabeth Cross '19

Outdoor Pursuits Cadre

Assistant Staff Development Coordinator

 

Langston Engle '19

Outdoor Pursuits Instructor 

 

Katie Lightcap '18 

Outdoor Pursuits Instructor 

Leif Larson '20

Outdoor Pursuits Instructor

Gwen O'Brien '18 

Outdoor Pursuits Instructor 

 

Ariel Watanabe '20 

Outdoor Pursuits Instructor 

If you are interested in joining the team please fill out an application (pdf) and provide a cover letter.