Sydney brings much excitement and experience to her role as Adventure Therapy Director. Her background in the outdoor community spans numerous fields, with certifications in ACA Paddle & Oar, ACA Swiftwater Rescue, Wilderness Lifeguard, Outdoor Emergency Technician, Wilderness First Responder, and Single Pitch Instructor (in training). Prior to moving to North Carolina and beginning her job at Solstice in 2019, Sydney worked as a white water raft guide with Army and Air Force personnel and led Wounded Warrior and Unit Team Building trips in Washington and Oregon. Additionally, Sydney also worked as an Instructor for REI and continues to work with local whitewater companies. In the winter, Sydney also works Ski Patrol in the Western NC mountains. In her free time, Sydney can be found enjoying nature with friends and her adventure pup, Joy.