Outdoors, wilderness, hiking, backpacking, camping, travel, road trips, pilgrimages, spirituality, family
Psychology, culture, ritual, spirituality. Wilderness, ecopsychology, conservation. Sci-fi/fantasy literature and games. Photography. Videography. Social issues.
Todd completed his Associates degree at Brewton-Parker College in Georgia, studying communications and Biblical Studies.
Todd furthered his studies in communication and Biblical Studies at Bethany Global University. During this time, he served as a youth leader for a Chinese church, participated in community outreach efforts in the inner city, traveled to Italy and Croatia, and got married.
Todd's experience in the outdoor industry is with boots on the ground. He leads a local hiking club into the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest on hikes and backpacking trips as well as guides wilderness therapy treks in the Olympic National Forest. He writes about his adventures on his blog, Clearwater Trekker, and has been published with the Matador Network.
For Todd, spirituality goes beyond words and ideas to the practical ways we live out our lives. He has served as a youth leader, prison volunteer coordinator, and as a wilderness therapy field guide. He writes about his own journey on his blog, Jedidiah's Journey, has been published on the Prison Fellowship blog as well as in the Pastor's Corner of his local paper.
Todd has had the privilege of traveling to 8 countries on 3 continents, road tripping 35 of 50 Unites States, including Alaska and Hawaii, and backpacking hundreds of miles of trails in the Pacific Northwest. And he's just getting started. He enjoys blogging about his adventures at Clearwater Trekker and for publications like yours.
Todd hones his craft by creating content for two personal blogs: Clearwater Trekker and Jedidiah's Journey. He has also written content articles for The Galatea Group and Stone Road Media. He is familiar with SEO standards and tools and capable of working within deadlines.