Thomas Willson

Windy Peak Intern

New or Returning Intern: Returning
Hometown: Lakewood, CO


What was your most memorable experience as an intern in your first semester?
The most memorable experience from my first semester is having closing ceremonies with each group of kids after a great week of work. 

What was your biggest take-away from the experience so far?
My biggest takeaway from interning is the positive impact you can have on every kid and leader simply just by being their friend.

What have your learned about yourself?
Through Outdoor Lab, I’ve realized my love for teaching and hydrology.

What goals do you have for your 2nd semester interning?
For my second semester, I want to continue to grow my leadership qualities to help high school leaders, 6th graders and new interns. 

Do you have plans for after your Internship? If so, what are they?
After my internship, I plan on moving up to Vail, Colorado to be a ski instructor. Next Fall, I will start college at Colorado Mountain College. 

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