Grit, say yes, off shore sailing, family, world travel, back country skiing and woodstoves
Tori is an experienced facilitator, sailor, climber and wilderness instructor. She has more than 25 years in the field working with groups at sea and on land. During her years with Outward Bound and NOLS, she designed, program-managed and facilitated a variety of groups including corporate, youth and veterans. She was the Sailing Director at the Apprenticeshop in Rockland, Maine for 4 years developing programming and teaching all levels of sailing to 500 students each year. Tori's emphasis in Leadership Development is providing specific strategic learning based initiatives that drive innovative and successful leadership. She is currently the director of Ridgeline (a division of Brimstone) and a Senior Consultant at Brimstone. Clients have included the Senior Team of athenahealth, all new hires at athenahealth, FLIR, Colby College, LLBean, Hanger Clinic, and Eaton Peabody. Tori has extensive coastal and offshore sailing experience and is a member of the Cruising Club of America (CCA) and the Ocean Cruising Club (OCC). Tori serves on the Board of Directors for Trekkers.
Tori graduated from Skidmore College with a B.S. and a double major in Art History and Studio Art with a minor in Chinese History. She has traveled extensively, living in Nepal for a year and sailing in remote places. She lives with her husband and 3 children in Rockport, Maine.