When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the universe.
– John Muir; American naturalist
Long Board: Our Leadership Team
Beyond their regular duties, several of our guides take on leadership roles that both ensure the smooth operation of the organization and help SC Outfitters reach its full potential.
The director of SC Outfitters, who is entrusted with crafting a unique vision for the organization’s trajectory. Chairs Long Board and acts as our official representative to USC administration.
Our link between guides and the member community. Organizes our member and campus-wide events and facilitates new ways for SC Outfitters to reach more students.
Supervises our books and promotes the organization’s fiscal responsibility.
Ensures guides new and old are equipped with the necessary skills to run safe, efficient, and quality trips.
Oversees the smooth operation of each trip cycle, from planning to execution.
Operates the technology essential to our ticketing, payment, and outreach infrastructures, and maintains the online systems we rely on for efficient customer service.
Conducts our spring recruitment process. Is also in charge of organizing WFR for our guides and members.
Curates and retains our partnerships with local service organizations, and keeps the SC Outfitter community informed of volunteer opportunities within our monthly trip cycles.
Our Guide Relations Coordinator makes sure that our guides have the resources they need to connect with each other and the member community. A strong guide community ensures the best leadership and communication on trips.
Maintains our robust cache of communal gear, and plans for future purchases that enhance the SC Outfitters trip experience.
Maintains our relationships with our sponsors as well as creating new relationships.
Responsible for organizing extensive medical training for guides