Trip Leader Profile: Jenny
Name: Jenny Gottstein
First Trail Mavens Trip:
Mount Tamalpais Camping
Four Things Jenny Is Great At:
Making a mess +
Director of Games at the Go Game
The Last Thing That Made Her Laugh Out Loud: Mike Tyson dancing
The Latest Huffington Post Article About Her Work: Disaster Preparedness Gaming
"In an urban environment, it's easy to make A LOT of superficial connections with people. But Trail Mavens is a rare opportunity to really dig in and learn about yourself and other remarkable women. There is something really special about conversations that take place while hiking, making dinner over a camp stove, or roasting marshmallows around a bonfire. Things tumble out that would never surface at a dinner party or happy hour gathering."
And finally, if you weren't already totally intrigued by Jenny G, here's a snippet from an amazing profile that was recently written about her. Click for the full piece from the Somewhere Project:
"I moved to NYC at 17, got a degree in something nerdy at Columbia, accidentally became an embedded reporter in a violent student revolt in Chile, produced a roving graffiti gallery in a U-hauls, sang on a Lady GaGa acid trance spoof track that became briefly popular in Ukraine, and spent the next 4 years throwing parties…"
Jenny will be co-leading our upcoming Butano foodie adventure. Thing you might want to too? Learn more here.