Proud Dad of Pudlepointer, Messi

Tomas Amodio, MBA, MA

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

(541) 414-6629

Tomas earned his MBA through the Pinchot Programs at Presidio Graduate School and holds a Masters Degree in Recreational Administration where he completed his thesis on Expeditionary Style Learning and Self-Concept Change. 

Tomas has over 20 years of combined experience in leadership education, change management, and creative facilitation. Most recently, as a consultant, coach, and trainer he directed programs for universities to improve student outcomes by building stronger student support services and conducting needs and readiness assessments to enhance the student journey.

 

He discovered his passion for education during his tenure at the National Outdoor Leadership School where he led 30-90 day wilderness expeditions and designed and delivered university courses on advanced leadership, communication, environmental resource management, judgment and decision making.  In addition to his background in education, Tomas helped create and operate a mental health clinic for trauma survivors and worked as a small business development, sustainability, and planning consultant.

Tomas spends the majority of his free time outside on the water, rafting, sailing, paddle boarding, and swimming with his wife, daughters, and dog. 

From Evansville, IN

EDUCATION

Master of Business Administration

Pinchot Programs at Presidio Graduate School, WA

 

Master of Arts, Recreation Administration

California State University, CA

 

Bachelor of Science, Outdoor Recreation, Parks, and Human Ecology

Indiana University, IN

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Certified Change Manager | PROSCI

  • Master Educator / Leave No Trace

  • Natural STEP Network

           -Applying The Natural Step Framework

           -Strategic Sustainability for Leaders

  • WFA Instructor | Wilderness Medical Inst.

  • Member | NAVHDA

 

SOUTH SISTER 

10,358'

MIDDLE SISTER
10,046'

NORTH SISTER 

10,085'

BROKEN TOP

9,177'

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