TJ Baumann

Residential Counselor

Experienced working and supervising in a team atmosphere, TJ Baumann comes to Mountain Valley from another well-respected residential program where he was the Academic Adventure Lead in charge of planning and leading adventure programs and coaching life skills.  Prior to his work there, TJ was the Program Manager for United Eventures operating programs and events.  Over the years, TJ has also been an assistant teaching lecturer at Plymouth State University, a lead naturalist guide for the Appalachian Mountain Club, a mountain classroom environmental educator, a hang gliding instructor, a ski and snowboard instructor and a gymnastics coach.

A graduate of Plymouth State University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Adventure Education, TJ also spent a semester at the National Outdoor Leadership School in Lander, WY. He is a Level II Certified Snowboarding Instructor, is LNT Master Certified and has his certification in Wilderness First Aid.