Mark Oswood nurtured his love for adventure as a Boy Scout and camp counselor. After attaining the rank of Eagle Scout, he volunteered as a scout leader while earning his bachelor of science in recreation administration from California State University, Sacramento. Mark began leading outdoor trips in 1995 and is currently Outdoor Program Coordinator at California State University, San Bernardino. Mark earned a master of science in recreation administration from California State University, Long Beach in 2015. Mark is a Leave No Trace Master Educator, Smith System Driver Trainer, Certified Course Manager (Association for Challenge Course Technology), Wilderness First Responder, and American Red Cross instructor.