Nathan Bricker, M.S.

Nathan Bricker
  • Instructor (Lecturer), Parks, Recreation & Tourism

Biography

Education

  • Bachelor of Science, WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY
  • Master of Science, WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY

Biography

As the Co-Coordinator for the Natural Resources Learning Program (NRL) in the Department of Parks, Recreation, & Tourism I have the enviable opportunity of introducing University students to Utah’s bounty of outdoor education-related experiences.  Through roughly 65 different outdoor courses students come in contact with some of our country’s most impressive landscapes, people, and experiences.  My professional involvement in outdoor education, recreation, and international travel has spanned more than 25 countries with a focused interest in sustainable tourism issues and strategies.  With the founding and operation of Rivers Fiji, a whitewater rafting and sea kayaking company located in Fiji, my wife and I have been able to explore, develop, and guide a company that has brought tourism-related benefits to populations historically overlooked by their government and other tourism operators.  This business is responsible for the country’s first Ramsar Site, first tourism funded conservat

Languages

  • English, fluent.

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • Oceania. Fiji - Community Educational Outreach.