Innocent is a passionate trip expedition leader who was born and raised on the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro. Fluent in various Chagga dialects as well as Swahili and English, he also understands some German, Spanish and Chinese. His passion for the natural world began by observing Kilimanjaro as a child and it grew stronger as he visited national parks on class trips. After high school he completed a 2‑year tour guide training in Arusha followed by Altitude Medicine and Wilderness First Responder certifications. Today, he’s climbed Kilimanjaro over 80 times, with customers from the ages of 8 to 83!