Michael lieb

Official Team Dad (Co-President on Weekdays)

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Number of Years Climbing: 7

Favorite Discipline: Multipitch

Climbing Goals: Big whippers on tiny cams

Favorite Route: The Original Route on Rainbow Wall

Favorite Climbing Video: Anything with Adam Ondra screaming… sorry, that’s redundant; anything with Adam Ondra

Erica Whiting

Official Team Mom (Co-President on Weekdays)

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Number of Years Climbing: 3

Favorite Discipline: top roping, I hear it’s the future of the sport

Climbing Goals: Top rope El Cap

Favorite quote: “how’s the down climb?” – me

Favorite Climber: Michael Lieb

Other Passions: beta-spraying


Jaxon Stuhr


Pronouns: He/Him/His

Number of Years Climbing: 1

Favorite Discipline: Indoor Trad

Climbing Goals: Ironworks Finger Crack

Favorite Route: Ironworks Hand Crack at Berkeley Ironworks because the boulderers look at you like you’re a god

Favorite Climbing Technique: Yarding on gear

Favorite quote: “Dude just free solo it” -Me

Other Passions: Going on mountain project while at work

Everett Williams

Co-Vice-President, Co-Social Media Manager, and Team Coach

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Number of Years Climbing: 2

Favorite Discipline: Bouldering

Climbing Pet Peeve: When someone flashes my proj

Favorite Sending Food: peanut butter 24/7 (crunchy of course)

Favorite Quote: “You brush, you crush”

Favorite Climbing Video: anything by Mellow

Favorite Professional Climber: Jimmy Webb the absolute madman

Sam Slack?


Pronouns: He/Him/His

Number of Years Climbing: 2

Favorite Discipline: Bouldering

Passions: Bread

Climbing Goals: send the Doe Traverse

Favorite excuse when u don’t get the send: Bread is heavy

Favorite Climbing Technique: 1 handed dyno because the other hand is holding bread

Favorite Climber: Alex Puccio

Mehayla Cheadle

Fundraiser and Outreach Coordinator

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Number of Years Climbing: 1

Favorite Discipline: Sport

Climbing Goal: Ascend the Washington Monument without getting caught

Favorite Professional Climber: Mari Catherine Eden

Favorite Sending Food(s): potatoes in any form

Favorite Climbing Technique: Slothing

Other Passions: being in direct to Sather Gate

Louie Mcconnell

Trips Director

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Number of Years Climbing: 2

Favorite Discipline: Crack

Favorite Professional Climber: the wide boys!

Favorite Sending Food(s): lara bars and dried mangos

Favorite climbing video: Top Rope Tough Guys

Charlie Faramarzi

Clinics Director

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Number of Years Climbing: 9

Favorite Discipline: Toproping the first 50ft of mega-classic multipitch lines in a party of at least 6

Climbing Goals: Do a functional figure 4 on a route, pull the rope after a lead climb with only one pull

Favorite Route: Dark Shadows 😉

Favorite quote: “The best climber in the world is the one having the most fun!” – Alex Lowe

Ellie peichel

Stewardship and Co-Social Media Manager

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Number of Years Climbing: 2

Favorite Sending Food: Marcus’ peanut butter

Climbing Goal(s):  Learn trad

Favorite Climbing Jargon: “super chossy”

Climbing Pet Peeves: Beta-spraying

Favorite Climbing Technique: Mantling!

Saumitra Kelkar


Pronouns: He/Him/His

Number of Years Climbing: 1.5

Favorite Climbing Technique: Hand Jamming

Favorite Route:  Bear’s Reach at Lover’s Leap

Climbing Pet Peeves: When people leave trash at the crag

Other hobbies:  I collect mushrooms!

Dewi zarni

Team Coach

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Number of Years Climbing: 9

Favorite Discipline: sport climbing is the superior discipline dont @ me

Climbing Goals: get to the top of any climb on the tall wall at mission cliffs

Favorite Professional Climber: Sophie Andrews & Jain Kim

Favorite Climbing Video: Margo Hayes sending la rambla #girlpwr #icryeverytime

Other Passions: eating

Taylor Orcutt

Competitions Director

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Number of Years Climbing: 2.5

Favorite Route(s): the wave at Berkeley Ironworks

Favorite Climbing Jargon: “high gravity day”

Favorite excuse when u don’t get the send: Jeans are too tight

Favorite Professional Climber: Louis Parkinson