Rachel DodgeAdventure Consultant
Growing up, Rachel was surrounded by adventure as both a livelihood and a way of life. The daughter of two working artists, she traveled around the world with her family to see national parks, monuments, historical exhibits, galleries and museums, and even to visit art villages in Mexico, as well as the homes of other artists in Europe. Whether it was exploring the back country of the Middle Fork of the Salmon River, or living abroad in Italy for 6+ years, her passion has always been the travel experience. Closely tied to travel, she also loves art, culture, foreign language, and International law regarding cultural property across borders. As an Adventure Consultant with ROW Sea Kayak Adventures, Rachel gets to combine her passions with the amazing world of nature, wildlife, and the outdoors, while kayaking in some of the most beautiful places in the world. She loves working with our guests to help them create unique, once in a lifetime memories and travel experiences, and has an infectious excitement for life, a passion for people, and an appreciation for the many ways we all come together in this great big world. Outside of work, Rachel volunteers with a local non-profit organizing youth art workshops, exercises her green thumb, geeks out over wine and cooking, and spends time with her puppy, family and friends.
Rachel OsgoodAdventure Consultant
Growing up in the Seattle area, Rachel has always felt at home surrounded by mountains and pines. Her passion for the trail broadened into a career path during her time spent pursuing a communications degree at Whitworth University. She worked as a guide for the university's outdoor recreation program, enabling her travel the U.S., sharing her love for climbing and backpacking. She further indulged her wanderlust through study abroad experiences in Costa Rica, Great Britain, and Japan. Upon graduation she moved to Coeur d'Alene, Idaho where she began seasonal work for ROW Adventures. Her first season selling local river trips opened her eyes to an industry that could fuse her intellectual pursuits in communications and recreational pursuits in the outdoors. She now works in the international department helping ROW share nature and enrich lives across the globe!
Stephanie Wells-GrayAdventure Consultant
Originally from the Midwest, Stephanie grew up taking trips with her family to the mountains of Montana and Wyoming where she developed an insatiable love for the outdoors. She found her desire for travel as a young adult and has since traveled through Europe, Latin America and Canada, as well as throughout much of the western US. Ten years ago she moved out to the Pacific Northwest in search of new mountains and adventures. There she graduated from Portland State University and focused her studies on marine biology, environmental conservation, and geology. After graduating, she jumped into the adventure and outdoor Industry and has never looked back. Her favorite activities include cycling, backpacking, and mountaineering, and more recently she has taken an interest in paddling and skiing. If it involves the outdoors, she wants to try it!
Stephanie recently relocated to Spokane, Washington and loves all the fresh scenery in her new home. She is excited to keep exploring the world, and couldn’t be happier to share her enthusiasm for travel and adventure with our guests and Cuba Unbound!