Rob Simpson



  • M.Ed. – College Student Affairs (now College Counseling and Student Development), Azusa Pacific University University, 2003
  • B.A. – Physical Education, Azusa Pacific University, 1992

Academic Experience

  • Director, High Sierra Program, Azusa Pacific University, Bass Lake, CA, 2005-present
  • Instructor, Alpine Environments Austria Study Abroad, Point Loma Nazarene University, spring 2005
  • Instructor, Outdoor Leadership, Point Loma Nazarene University, 2001-05
  • Instructor, Rock Climbing, George Fox University, 1999-2001

Professional Experience

  • Director of Outdoor Leadership, Point Loma Nazarene University, 2001-05
  • Area Coordinator, George Fox University, 1999-2001
  • Assistant Director, Staff Development Coordinator, Senior Guide and Trip Leader, Reachout Expeditions, 1994-99

Credentials and Certificates

  • American Mountain Guides Association-Certified Guide
  • Northwest Avalanche Institute-Advanced Avalanche Forecaster
  • Rescue 3 International-High and Low Angle Rescuer
  • Rescue 3 International-Swift Water Rescue Technician
  • Skagit County Washington-Mountain Rescue
  • Wilderness Medical Associates-Wilderness First Responder