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CATALYST TEAM

Good people doing good.

Eric Gray
Eric graduated from the University of Georgia in 2004 with a degree in Recreation Therapy.…

Eric Gray

Founder - Executive Director
Adam Combs
Adam has spent over 15 years in the adventure, education and non-profit field. He served…

Adam Combs

Chief Operating Officer
Gillian Sharp
Gillian graduated from the University of Strathclyde: Scottish School of Sport Studies with a degree…

Gillian Sharp

Program Director
Huck
Mark Huckeba, who prefers to go by Huck, graduated from the University of Georgia with…

Huck

Climbing Coach / Trainer
Leslie King
Knoxville, Tennessee has been her home for 47 years. She obtained a degree in Exercise…

Leslie King

Knoxville Program Director
Lydia Weeks
Knoxville Chapter Coordinator Lydia Weeks decided at a young age that an active lifestyle and…

Lydia Weeks

Knoxville Program Coordinator
Leigh Ann Norris
Birmingham Chapter Coordinator  Leigh Ann summits everything with a fun-loving, inquisitive approach. She enjoys paddle…

Leigh Ann Norris

Birmingham Chapter Coordinator
Zion Schiller
Augusta Chapter Coordinator Zion Schiller is passionate about rock climbing, working with children, and helping…

Zion Schiller

Augusta Chapter Coordinator
Dee Thomas
Boone Chapter Coordinator My name is Dee Thomas and I live in Linville, North Carolina.…

Dee Thomas

Boone Chapter Coordinator
Amy Saffell
From Franklin, TN Amy is the Executive Director of ABLE Youth, a wheelchair sports and…

Amy Saffell

Nashville Chapter Coordinator
Andrew Hogan
Greater DC Chapter Coordinator Andrew has been living in the D.C. area for the past…

Andrew Hogan

Greater DC Chapter Coordinator
Aaron Hines
Aaron Hines is a Charlotte native who first became involved with Catalyst as a student…

Aaron Hines

Charlotte Chapter Coordinator
Ross Elliot
Ross has been climbing for over a decade, competing and coaching in the collegiate scene…

Ross Elliot

Asheville Chapter Climbing Coordinator
Elaine Gossett
Elaine Adams Gossett was instrumental in developing the City's Therapeutic Recreation Program in 2002 with…

Elaine Gossett

Chattanooga Chapter Coordinator