Erica Whiting

Official Team Mom (Co-President)

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

Charlie Faramarzi

Official Team Dad (Co-President)

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 Sending Food: The Complete Cookie
Favorite Quote: “The best climber in the world is the one having the most fun!” – Alex Lowe

Zeke Lam

Vice President

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Number of Years Climbing: 1

Favorite Discipline: Bouldering

Favorite Sending Foods: Cookies, rasins, water

Climbing Goals: Get better endurance, learn to lead/do more sport, send Nat’s traverse (these are all tied together)

Fun Fact: Before climbing, I used to fence! Climbing is better

Other Passions: Aquascaping/aquatic horticulture, Super Smash Bros

Everett Williams

Vice President

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

Marcus Rice

Treasurer

Pronouns: He/Him/His
Number of Years Climbing: 5
Favorite Discipline: Trad
Favorite Sending Food: bread

Louie Mcconnell

Clinics Director

Pronouns: He/Him/His
Number of Years Climbing: 3
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

 

Phoebe Troup-Galligan

Clinics Director/Coach

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Number of Years Climbing: 7
Favorite Discipline: Sport

Favorite Sending Food: Carrots!
Climbing Goals: Eat a carrot at the anchors of the proj after sending
Favorite Quote: ‘Carrots for power’ – Alex Megos
Fun Fact: I regularly eat 10+ lbs of carrots per week

Adriana Groeneveld

Trips Director

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Number of Years Climbing: 3
Favorite Discipline: Trad
Climbing Goals: Add the IFC to my mountain project tick list
Favorite Quote: “For the amount of time that I’ve been climbing, I think I’m the worst climber in the world.” -Brad Gobright (May his soul Rest In Peace)
Other Passions/Hobbies: Making pottery 🙂

Chenyu Shi

Trips Director

Pronouns: He/Him/His
Number of Years Climbing: 2
Favorite Discipline: Bouldering
Sending Food: Granola
Climbing Goals: The Palisade Traverse
Favorite Climbing Technique: Kneebar
Other Passions/Hobbies: Backpacking and Reading

Dewi zarni

Comps Director

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

Jake Glick

Coach

Pronouns: He/Him/His
Number of Years Climbing: 6
Favorite Discipline: Bouldering but I don’t pick favorites
Climbing Goals: Climb outside as much as possible!
Favorite Professional Climber: Sophie Andrews & Jain Kim
Favorite Climbing Video: Rotpunkt
Excuse for Not Getting the Send: I’m not warmed up enough yet

Abhijay Bhatnagar

Social Media Director

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Olivia McCauley

Outreach

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

 

Jordan Schultz

Outreach

Pronouns: He/Him/His
Number of Years Climbing: 3
Favorite Discipline: Trad
Favorite Sending Food: nuts…lots and lots of nuts

Climbing Goals: Climb Regular Northwest Face of Half Dome in a day
Favorite Quote: “Chalk is aid’
Favorite Climbing Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R7qSiEKntQA
Excuse for Not Getting the Send: The rock came out of nowhere