Dave joined the IG team in 2014 and brings with him a variety of skills and experience. He has been working in the outdoor industry since 1998. He has guided all over the American west and throughout Europe. He has worked as the Director for well established outdoor programs in both Colorado and in Germany. He has also worked with the Adaptive Sports Center based here in Crested Butte. He holds a variety of certifications including AIARE Level 2; Level 4 ACA Kayak/Swiftwater instructor; ACA Level 3 SUP; AMGA Single Pitch Climbing Instructor, and he has taken his first AMGA Ski Guide Course. When he's not guiding for IG he teaches for the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS). He loves sharing the outdoors with his clients.