Gretchen F

Instructor

Gretchen grew up in southeastern Michigan. Her family would travel somewhere new every summer which sparked her interest in the outdoors and traveling. She has found the wilderness to be a place that can inspire reflection. She also enjoys learning about different cultures and has visited over 20 countries. 

She attended Central Michigan University where she earned her undergraduate degree in psychology. She then attended the University of Toledo (UT) and earned a Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. While at UT, she worked as a graduate assistant and was in charge of student well-being initiatives. Gretchen has greatly enjoyed working with young adults and assisting them in self-growth.