The Stio Home Team: Joy In Being Outside

By Stio Mountain on

When we met this summer Stio Home Team, we knew they loved being outside as much as we do—but we had no idea how powerfully their stories would drive us to seek bigger goals and deeper connections.

You can keep up with the Home Team all season by following @stio on Instagram.

Thinking about joining? Keep an eye out for our two seasonal application periods each fall and spring. Subscribe to our email and follow us @stio so you’re the first to know when we’re looking for new additions to the Home Team!

Kelsey Wellington

@kels_wellington
She/Her | Jackson, Wyoming | Wildlife Guide

“The outdoors is my entire community. Whether it’s an intense day or a mellow day, I love inviting others to participate.”


DD Goodson

@outdoordeez
He/Him | Denver, Colorado | Private Strength Coach
“Whether I’m learning or teaching, I can build. Build new friendships, build confidence in that place, but most importantly build a stronger connection to the outdoors.”

Kristen Kupperman

@mom.in.the.mtns
Alaska | Educator, Adventure Parent
“You don’t need to do something epic every time you get outside—just getting outside is enough!”




Asha Shoffner

@ashaoutdoors
She/Her | Saint Paul, Minnesota | Educator, Advocate
“I share the outdoors with others in hopes of inspiring someone else to get outside in a way that is meaningful, accessible, sustainable and empowering for them.”

Laraine Martin

@laraine_martin
She/Her | Steamboat Springs, Colorado | Outdoor Industry Nonprofit Management
“People become their best selves in the outdoors, and that breaks down walls between us."




Allen Crater

@allenoutside
He/Him | Jenison, Michigan | Writer, Advertiser
“As a father, one of my biggest goals is to raise children who have a passion for both enjoying and protecting wild places. As they’ve grown, I’ve witnessed their reverence for wild places and the environment come to fruition.”

Jennelle Whipple

@ultranelle
She/Her | Traverse City, Michigan | Ultrarunner, Business Owner

“Some the strongest connections in my life have been made from the shared passion of the outdoors.”


Rebecca Barney

@bbarney12
She/Her | Malden, Massachusetts | Thermal and Fluids Engineer
“Being outdoors has helped me build a community who loves to adventure in the outdoors, but who’s also conscious of our actions as humans and our impact on the world.”

Check out more Stio Home Team members below and follow their adventures on instagram with the hashtag #stiohometeam

Aaron Theisen
@aarontheisenmedia
He/Him | Washington |Adventure Storyteller

Abby Stanislaw
@skiingabby
She/Her | Santa Fe, New Mexico | Physical Therapist

Geneva Mayall
@gen_n_juus
She/Her | Bend, Oregon | Advocate, Educator

Jess Malone
@outsidejess_ak
She/Her | Alaska | Physical Therapist, Adventurer

Lexi Van der Linden
@vanderlinden22
She/Her | Dillon, Colorado | Retail Assistant Manager, Outdoor Athlete

Alex Garcia
@helloalexgarcia
She/Her | Bellevue, Washington | Outdoor Industry Professional

Charlotte Miller
@chark.miller
She/Her | Harpswell, Maine | Athlete

Sean Horner
@seanbhorner
He/Him | Santa Fe, New Mexico | Physical Therapist, Athlete

Carolyn Highland
@c_highland
She/Her | Truckee, California | Writer, Teacher, Athlete

Madi McKinstry
@tele_madi
She/Her | Bozeman, Montana | River Guide, Athlete

MaryKate Swenarton
@mkandthemountains
She/Her | Anchorage, Alaska | Biologist

Rebecca Chow
@burquenabecca
She/Her | Santa Fe, Mexico | Engineer

Otto Solberg
@youottofollow
He/Him | Salt Lake City, Utah | Content Creator, Athlete

Rachel Johnson
@ray_lynn_j
She/Her | Jackson, Wyoming | Painter & Photographer

Shannon Austin
@shaaus
He/Him | Ogden, Utah | Outdoor Industry Professional

Tyler Sawyer
@tylersawyerphoto
He/Him | Park City, Utah | Videographer, Athlete

Maddie Jo Robbins
@maddiejorobbins
She/Her | Durango, Colorado | Bike Racer, EMT

Kevin Callahan
@kcallagram
He/Him | Dillon, Colorado | Photographer, Athlete

Jack Egan
@jacktegan
He/Him | Portland, Oregon | Outdoor Industry Professional

Emily Selonick
@ecselonick
She/Her | Bozeman, Montana | Nursing Student

Angela Staup
@staup_en_route
She/Her | McCall, Idaho | Outdoor Enthusiast

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