Name: Luke Mastalli-Kelly – Bear Wrassler in Chief
Major: Sleep Deprivation, Physics, Business Triple Major
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: No one was brave enough to tell me no.
Hometown: Olympus Mons, Mars
Hiking Experience: Ran up and down Dragonmount every day as a child. Has since hiked from Tear to Shayol Ghul.
Random Fact: Real men don’t wear shoes while backpacking.
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: Wimps.
Name: Sarah Jean Lichtman – Prima Pre-O Organizer
Major: Computer Science
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: I was
Hiking Experience: None.
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: Bacon.
Random Fact: Luke wrote this bio.
Name: Rupert Deese
Major: Mathematical and Computational Biology
Year: of the Rooster
City Island Bronx, NY
Hiking Experience: ~30 Wilderness Poops
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: Friendship
Random Fact: Creosote Bush is the most common desert bush in california, and lives to be over 13,00 years old.
Name: Ryland Miller
Year: (ly) stares death in the face dozens of times
Hometown: hero memorialized in 12 foot bronze statue
Hiking Experience: generally arduous, sometimes brings food
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: Convenient Pacific Crest Trail detour
Random Fact:or of 60: 12
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: Silent contemplation
Name: Philip Woods
Hometown: Glen Ellyn, IL
Philmont, Pre-O, Running from Luke.
Getting Lost by Luke
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: To get back to my natural habitat.
Random Fact: I’m bad at physics.
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: Honey Nut Cheerios
Name: Alex Melvillius
Major: Temporal Studies
Hiking Experience: White Mountain Adventures and Expert Big Game Hunting arcade player.
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: West Indoctrination Program
Random Fact: Maple sap is typically 1 to 2 percent sugar
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: Cream o’ Wheat. Quakers
Name: Elsie “Roadstomper” Gibson
Hometown: Zzyzx, CA
Hiking Experience: Claremont Hills
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: Frosh. Yum.
Random Fact: Kramer’s first name is Cosmo.
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: Reese’s Puffs. But only the peanut butter ones.
Name: Zach Vickland
Hometown: Chantilly, VA
Hiking Experience: Think “Deliverance” meets “Red Dawn”
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: To catch the mammoth
Random Fact: I am a licensed Glider pilot and SCUBA diver
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: Sweet stuff /Cheerios
Name: Tamara Savage
Major: I forget
Hometown: Repping the flyover states!!
Hiking Experience: I read Heart of Darkness
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: To start wars (Vandal Savage joke)
Random Fact: I’m Adam Savage’s younger sister.
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: I’m afraid I’m gonna have to answer this question with another question. How many ambidigitals do you see modelling?
Name: Magasaurus Rex
Major: Underwater Basket Weaving and Theater
Hometown: Snowflake, AZ
Hiking Experience: Mostly aquatic
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: I thought I was filling out a raffle application
Random Fact: There are 118 ridges in a dime.
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: Anything that doesn’t taste like apples.
Name: Marie “Simba” Kirkeigaaared
Major: Pretending to be a lion
Hometown: North Pole, with the penguins
Hiking Experience: Sometimes I walk to AC end.
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: I’ve always wanted to get lost in Mammoth
Random Fact: I enjoy running with wolves
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: Tree bark
Name: J-Masta Funk
Major: Rodeo clowning
Hometown: Vienna, VA
Why I’m Leading Pre-O:The sights! The sites!
Random Fact: There’s a species of jellyfish that can regenerate its cells in order to live forever.
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: Grapenuts.Good and good for you.
Name: Jacob Peacock
Major: Classical Hungarian Musical Theater
Hometown: East Dormville
Hiking Experience: One time I went to Frank dining hall. On foot.
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: for the groupies
Random Fact: Sometimes I sleep hike and wake up on top of Baldy
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: The flesh of my enemies
Name: Risa Egerter
Hometown: San Fransisco
Hiking Experience: Pre-O!
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: Pre-O!
Random Fact: Pre-O!
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: Lucky charms marshmallows.
Name: Angela Chin
Hometown: Texas (all of it)
Hiking Experience: What’s hiking?
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: FROSH!
Random Fact: Sometimes I sleep.
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: Granola (yum)
Name: Sarah Gilkinson
Major: Interpretive Dance/CS
Hiking Experience: 42
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: I applied
Random Fact: I raise horses in my back yard and name them after Greek gods.
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: Grapefruit.
Name: Heather Seaman
Hometown: Yakima, WA
Hiking Experience: 2 years leading big game hunting expedition sin the Canadian Rockies. Summitted K2 four times.
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: Because everyone should have a near death experience at least once a week. It makes you appreciate life so much more.
Random Fact: I am really into big band jazz and swing dancing.
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: Grape Nuts
Name: Paige Garratt
Major: Body Building
Hometown: Seattle, WA
Hiking Experience: I climbed the stairs in Sprague four times in one day.
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: Because giving frosh their first impression of Mudd was too good of an opportunity to turn down.
Random Fact: I can fix your bike.
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: Frosted Flakes, they’re Grrreat!
Name: Josh Sanz
Hometown: Co-Missoula, Montana
Hiking Experience: Co-Co-leader for Pre-O in Sequoia, being lost by Luke, climbing Glaciers in Montana.
Why I’m Leading Pre-O: Sarah let me.
Random Fact: Sarah wrote this bio.
Favorite Breakfast Cereal: Coco Puffs.