Chris Marshall has been guiding and instructing in the mountains since 2006. He earned a BA in Wilderness Leadership and Geography from Prescott College in 2005, and an MA in Experiential Education from Prescott College in 2011. He has worked as an Associate Faculty member for Prescott College in the Adventure Education department since 2007, instructing such classes as Wilderness Leadership, Avalanche Forecasting, Rock Climbing, Alpine Mountaineering, and Ski Mountaineering. At home on rock, snow, and ice, Chris is actively pursuing IFMGA certification. He is an AMGA Aspirant Ski Guide, and has been trained in the rock and alpine disciplines. He holds a professional Level 3 Avalanche Certification. A highlight of Chris’ personal experience is an expedition funded by the American Alpine Club to the Neacola Mountains in the western Alaska Range.