Course Listing - by Instructor

NameBiography
Dale Brege Dale Brege has had a life-long career as a biologist with Michigan State University, State of Wisconsin, and the Federal Government (US Forest Service and NOAA's National Marine Fisheries Service). He has made numerous professional and personal presentations to a wide variety of audiences and is an avid hiker.
Rachael Eastman Rachael Eastman received her Master of Fine Arts from the University of Idaho in 2007. Besides teaching adult workshops and children's classes, Rachael is also the art teacher at Sacajawea Junior High in Lewiston.
Sister Carlotta Fontes OSB Sr. Carlotta Fontes is a Master Herbalist and tender of the Monastery gardens. She makes salves, soaps, and balms among other healing items.
Pres Funkhouser Preston (Pres) Funkhouser is a retired US Army Colonel with experience in counter intelligence, survival and anti-terrorism. He taught survival, evasion, resistance and escape (SERE) training at Ft. Bragg. He earned an MA in Political Science and BS in Industrial Management, and served as the US Army Attache' to the US Embassy in Norway.  Pres was an advisor and/or security planner for the Olympics in Los Angeles, Korea and Norway.  Now retired, he provides tracking training for Search and Rescue units and he participates in searches and crime scene analysis for the county sheriff and state Fish & Game officers.
Janice Gobbi Janice Gobbi, a Certified Quickbooks Pro Advisor, has been teaching QuickBooks and advising small businesses for over 20 years and has taught for both LCSC and BSU. Her accounting, small business, and tax professional experience will help answer your Quickbooks questions.
Lynne Guillot Lynne Guillot is an award winning art photographer who specializes in outdoor, travel and macro photography. Her work has been seen in many Pacific Northwest galleries and exhibits. Her background also includes program development and teaching.
Joel Hardin Joel Hardin spent 25 years with the US Border Patrol before starting a tracking training and consultation business. He has participated in significant criminal investigations and missing person searches including the Green River serial murders. He has been recognized as a tracking expert by federal and state court systems and has assisted the National Association for Search & Rescue in development of tracking standards and certifications.
Danielle Hardy Danielle Hardy has worked for the LCSC Orofino Outreach Cneter for 15 years. She is a community volunteer that helps local non-profits with their projects thorugh local fundraising and grants for over 20 years. Danielle enjoys teaching others so that they can also help improve their own communities.
Alyssa Hopkins Alyssa Hopkins is curious and not afraid to try new things. In the last two years, she has dabbled in pastels, watercolors, acrylics, scratch board and alcohol inks. She also loves working with fused glass and tile painting.
Bill Jollymore Bill Jollymore, Owner/Operating Manager, and son, Executive Chef Aaron Jollymore, have been in the food and beverage business for many years and love to share their talents with others at their restaurant, Jollymore's: A Dining Experience. This father/son team work wonderfully together.
Peg Kingery Peg Kingery is a member of and fly fishing instructor for programs sponsored by Kelly Creek Flycasters and Clearwater Fly Casters. She is also a member of Fly Fishers International, secretary of the Western Rocky Mountain Council and fly fishing instructor for Casting for Recovery North Idaho/Eastern Washington.
Vikki Landmark Vikki Landmark grew up swimming in the rivers of Idaho, spending time as a lifeguard and practicing synchronized swimming in college. Vikki's true passion is scuba diving. She is a dive master and teaches diving classes during the summer months. Vikki has been teaching water aerobics several years at the pool in her hometown of Kamiah, Idaho.
Lara Morrison Lara Morrison is a parent and native of the Lewiston area who has danced her whole life. She is a certified Zumba instructor and teaches both dance and Zumba at Footnotes Dance in Lewiston and has accompanied the Footnotes Dance Team to Disneyland to perform in the Holiday Spectacular Parade.
John Morrison John Morrison is an Assistant Professor for Natural Sciences & Mathematics for Lewis-Clark State College.
Lauren Paterson An award-winning radio personality with years of broadcast experience, Lauren Paterson worked as both an On-Air Personality for ZFUN 106 and Radio News Reporter for Inland Northwest News during and after achieving her bachelor's degree in Broadcast & Digital Media from the University of Idaho in 2011. Returning to graduate school to further refine her journalistic and storytelling skills, Paterson earned a Master's Degree in Multimedia Journalism from the University of Oregon, producing two short documentaries that aired on Oregon Public Broadcasting. After years of working on the side with a small clientele, Paterson has recently launched her own Creative Agency focused on media marketing, website design, and technology tutoring. Paterson offers business branding services for small businesses, non-profit organizations, and everyday people, with services ranging from graphic design to video production. Laurens company, Muse Media, is located in the center of Kamiah, Idaho.
Susan Pettit Susan Pettit has an Art Degree and is a free-lance artist and illustrator with her art business at S. Pettit Gallery in Clarkston. She has worked with watercolor illustrations and calligraphy for 35 years. Her recently written and illustrated book, "Color My World," is filled with samples of her simple yet elegant acrylic floral paintings and calligraphy. Susan also incorporates essential oils daily into her home and health with positive results.
Sister Agnes Reichlin OSB Sr. Agnes Reichlin is an RN and has taken several herb and essential oil classes. She uses oils and herbs in many healing environments.
Keegan Schmidt Keegan Schmidt has taught geology for over eight years and focuses his research on the geologic history of Hell's Canyon and the region around it.
Tony Sittner Tony Sittner has been teaching a variety of classes for over 20 years in Idaho, Washington and California. He brings his 30 years of work in the printing industry to students teaching letterpress, book making, paper marbling, paper making and other art forms. An avid traveler and tour guide with over 15 trips to Europe, he also teaches European travel classes to make for a safe and informed trip.
Chris St. Germaine Christina St Germaine holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Minnesota. After spending fifteen years in the field working to better mother nature she made a career switch to work to better the regions communities as an economic development professional. Chris has spent the past decade working to expand telecommunications capacity across the Nez Perce Reservation and surrounding area.. Chris's professional life is driven by forming proactive partnerships that leverage resources to meet identified needs; and, her personal passions revolve around having proudly raised a son who now serve us all in the Armed Forces, managing a local not for profit ski hill and gardening.
Rick Thorum Rick Thorum has a degree in Physical Geography from the University of Utah. He's worked at the National Parks at Grand Canyon, Death Valley, and Capitol Reef, and at the National Monuments of Cedar Breaks and Tempanogos Caves.
Jan Vogtman Jan Vogtman grew up in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and moved to Idaho in 1985. She is inspired by rural landscapes, old farms and aging buildings with "character." She has taken workshops from well-known artists and in 1998 became interested in watercolor while taking classes at the University of Idaho. She joined Palouse Watercolor Socius (PWS) in 1999 and has participated in over 30 shows. Jan has been accepted into juried shows in the Northwest and had her first solo exhibit of plein air paintings in 2013. She is also a member of Northwest Watercolor Society (NWWS), Transparent Watercolor Society of America (TWSA) and Idaho Watercolor Society (IWS).