Ethan(he/him/his) comes from the Pacific Northwest, having grown up in Western Washington. He now resides on occupied Duwamish territory, also known as Seattle and works as a program manager for The Mountaineers. Part of his work includes managing the gear library program, which provides affordable outdoor equipment for individuals, families, and partner organizations. He also oversees partnership programs, known as Mountain Workshops, which serves youth-serving organizations in the area to provide accessible outdoor activities and learning opportunities. In his free time, you can find Ethan climbing, skiing, luring his neighbors cats into his apartment, or perfecting his Spam musubi recipe.