Our Team | Outdoor Pursuits

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. 

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


phil in his natural form

Philip Zook Friesen 

Director of Outdoor Pursuits

Director of Outdoor Leadership Minor

503-352-2264 | phil@pacificu.edu

 


Sam Morrison

Sam Morrison

Assistant Director of Outdoor Pursuits

Voyages Coordinator 

Outdoor Leadership Minor Instructor

503-352-3080 | sam@pacificu.edu 


Tami

Tami Ankeny

Outdoor Leadership Minor Instructor

ankeny.tami@pacificu.edu

 

 


Paige B., Mountaineering

Paige Baugher

Biology Professor

Mountaineering, Climbing Instructor

 

 


Dolgs on St Helens

Tailor Dolgin '18

Outdoor Pursuits Cadre

Program Coordinator

 

 


Chloe Backpacking

Chloe Mason '18 

Outdoor Pursuits Cadre 

Marketing Coordinator

 

 


Jon Inman, Top of Mountain

Jon Inman '18

Outdoor Pursuits Cadre

Staff Development Coordinator

 

 


Elizabeth Cross, Backpacking

Elizabeth Cross '19

Outdoor Pursuits Cadre

Assistant Staff Development Coordinator

 

 


Serita Solis

Serita Solis '20

Outdoor Pursuits Cadre

Assistant Staff Development Coordinator

 

 


Drew Hanks

Drea Hanks '21

Outdoor Pursuits Cadre

Logistics Coordinator

 

 


Tyler Ashmore, Staff

 

Tyler Ashmore '19

Outdoor Pursuits Cadre

Outreach Coordinator

 


Langston Engle Kayaking

Langston Engle '19

Outdoor Pursuits Instructor 

 

 

 


Dylan

Dylan Welles '18

Outdoor Pursuits Instructor

 

 

 


Ariel Watanabe, Backpacking

 

Ariel Watanabe '20 

Outdoor Pursuits Instructor 

 

 


Lyd

Lydia Malcom '20

Outdoor Pursuits Instructor

 

 

 


Geoffery is incredible

Geoff Kastel '18

Outdoor Pursuits Instructor

 

 

 


Marija

Marija Feller '18

Outdoor Pursuits Instructor

 

 

 


Bella Jackson, Staff

Bella Jackson '21

Outdoor Pursuits Instructor

 

 

 


zoe-ith

Zoë Kelly '20

Outdoor Pursuits Instructor

Social Media Aficionado 

 

 


surf boiii

Aidan Carmody '20

Outdoor Pursuits Instructor