Heather Hatch

By kNnrAQ9osk / December 15, 2020 / Comments Off on Heather Hatch

Heather has been with the Embark/Innerchange family for over seven years now, working in many different capacities. She started as an on-call youth mentor at another Innerchange residential treatment center to earn money to get her through college, in hopes of gathering clinical experience for a medical career as a pediatrician. She quickly learned that…

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Jeremy Meyer

By kNnrAQ9osk / September 23, 2020 / Comments Off on Jeremy Meyer

Jeremy began working with young people in therapeutic programs over a decade ago. Like many of the students he works with, his first step on this journey was working in a wilderness program, where he spent four seasons in the Utah backcountry before returning to school as a nontraditional student. He earned his bachelor’s degree…

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Carrie Rose

By kNnrAQ9osk / September 23, 2020 / Comments Off on Carrie Rose

Carrie is originally from Illinois, where she earned a bachelor’s degree at Wheaton College studying human needs and global resources. She grew to love experiential education during a semester and several summers at HoneyRock Camp in northern Wisconsin, where she led wilderness trips for junior high and high school students. Carrie’s work with adolescents spans…

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Nick Vejvoda

By kNnrAQ9osk / September 23, 2020 / Comments Off on Nick Vejvoda

Nick received his BS with a focus on Human Biology from Michigan State University. During this time, he worked at a resort in Northern Michigan as a professional ski and snowboard instructor and also in Big Sky, Montana where he specialized as a freestyle ski coach. His love for adventure and the outdoors coupled with…

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Krysten Fitzsimmons

By kNnrAQ9osk / September 23, 2020 / Comments Off on Krysten Fitzsimmons

Krysten is the Academic Director for Chrysalis, and prior to this role she was the Special Education Coordinator and English Teacher.. Through her time at Chrysalis she has taught English 9, 10, 11, 12, Standards Based English, American Lit, British Lit, World Literature and more. Krysten grew up in Oregon and attended college in Montana.…

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Kendra Meiklejohn MS

By kNnrAQ9osk / September 4, 2020 / Comments Off on Kendra Meiklejohn MS

LCSW, EMDR Trained Therapist Kendra was born and grown in the mountains of Montana. She is passionate about exploring the world around her, loving her community and family, and challenging predictable notions. She has a vast amount of experience mentoring young women, utilizing the natural world to enhance awareness and agency. Kendra spent much her…

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Robin Greene

By kNnrAQ9osk / September 3, 2020 / Comments Off on Robin Greene

Robin was born and raised in a small ranching community in central Montana. She loved growing up in that environment and the time spent riding horses, doing ranch work and being outside. Robin later moved to Oregon where she became employed with the State of Oregon Judicial Department and worked in the court system for…

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Mackenzie Hall

By kNnrAQ9osk / September 2, 2020 / Comments Off on Mackenzie Hall

MacKenzie is originally from St. George, UT where she first began her journey as a youth mentor at another one of Innerchange’s programs for teenage girls. She was there for several years and held multiple leadership positions while also learning how to facilitate lasting change in youth and their families. Mackenzie enjoys working with the…

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Corey Hickman

By kNnrAQ9osk / September 1, 2020 / Comments Off on Corey Hickman

Born and raised in the San Francisco Bay area, Corey earned his undergraduate degree in therapeutic recreation from Brigham Young University and is a certified therapeutic recreation specialist. After several years of working as a recreation therapist and serving in leadership roles in residential treatment settings, Corey completed a master’s degree in human resources from…

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