Patrick Higgins is a graduate student at APU in the MSOEE program. Patrick received his BA in Geography at the University of Iowa and studied Outdoor Leadership and Experiential Education at Mt. Hood Community College. Before moving to Alaska, Patrick was a Programs Coordinator at Next Adventure Paddle Sports Center and an instructor for Otter Bar Kayak Lodge teaching whitewater kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, canoeing and sea kayaking in Oregon, Washington and California.
In his free time if he isn’t on the water, he enjoys doing anything outdoors from skiing or snowboarding to rock climbing, mountain biking or fishing!