Todd is an adventure sports coach and educator who has worked in outdoor pursuits for over 25 years. Todd owns Synaptic Sport LLC., a consulting group serving sports coaches, adventure sports coaches, and educators. At his core, Todd is a teacher, instructor, and coach whose focus is on creating highly differentiated and fun learning experiences for any ability level, both on and off the water. He is British Canoe Union (BCU) Level 5 Coach Sea, and holds the British Canoeing (BC) Level 4 Coaching Diploma. In addition, he is a BC Coach Educator, Safety and Rescue Provider, and Leadership Provider, an American Canoe Association (ACA) Level 5 Advanced Open Water Instructor Trainer Educator, and an ACA Level 4 Whitewater Instructor Trainer.
Todd serves as an instructor and instructor educator for SOLO Wilderness Medicine; where he works with diverse groups of recreational and professional adventurers. When not paddling Todd can be found on the hill working in a variety of mountain disciplines. Kayaking and adventure sport have allowed Todd to paddle, climb, ride, and ski throughout North America, South America, Africa, Asia, and Europe. He feels it's a privilege to be present whenever and wherever learning is happening.