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Climbers and conservationists, volunteers and vagabonds. Filmmakers, photographers, athletes and travel addicts, dedicated to sharing stories that inspire action at the intersect of purpose and passion.

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Jonathan Ronzio / Founder

Award-winning adventure filmmaker/photographer, mountaineer, and international speaker. Creator of the adventure-philanthropy film series, “Between The Peaks,” and founder of Explore Inspired. Ronzio’s mission is to inspire others to escape the confines of comfortability, chase their own unconventional dreams, and positively impact the world along the way.

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Alexandria Ronzio

Former Team USA Pair Skater, now professional show skater and skating coach, Alex is passionate about volunteering, travel, cultural exploration, and dogs. All things dogs. She is on the board of the Haiti Street Dog Project, the only 501(c)(3) nonprofit committed to helping the homeless dogs of Haiti.

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Ryan Sarka

Part of the original Between The Peaks team and with a background in competitive bike racing, Ryan cycled coast to coast across the US, spent 4 months climbing and volunteering through South and Central America, slept in a snow cave in the -20 degree Banff backcountry, and splitboarded Denali. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg.

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Jake Willson

Jake quit his 9-5 job as a business analyst, bought a truck and retrofitted a sleepable cab, then headed west. He’s now a PNW mountain guide with our friends at Miyar Adventures, the proud owner of an extensive wordrobe of casual outdoor apparel, and is perpetually jazzed. Also a member of BTP: Expedition Denali.

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Emily Holland

Purveyor of fun outdoorsy things. Emily was born and raised in Upstate New York, but currently resides in the Greater Boston Area, getting out into the mountains whenever possible. Emily is an avid rock climber, hiker, trail runner and marathon crusher (well, at least one), lake life advocate, and dog lover.

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Chris Shane

Professional photographer and outdoor athlete, Chris fuses his art with a committed vision, lifelong experience of backcountry knowledge, and an insatiable drive to explore the mountains and beyond. He aims to help others find their own original form of inspired sustenance in the great outdoors

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Bethany Green

An intrepid traveler with a huge heart and passion for helping people and the planet. Bethany, along with her husband Tucker as the co-founders of nonprofit, High Tide Adventure, has dedicated herself to crafting unique opportunities for personal development in today’s youth through adventure and service experiences.

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