Alex is a current M.A. student in history at Colorado State University studying identity and sense of responsibility among the western backcountry skiing community. He is a former research fellow at the Public Lands History Center at Colorado State, where he worked on projects with the National Park Service and Colorado Parks and Wildlife. When he isn’t researching recreation on public lands, he is out enjoying them through fly fishing, climbing, and skiing.
Forthcoming dissertation: “Spent a Little Time on the Mountain: Identity and Responsibility Among Backcountry Skiers”