WALS, EMT-P, MD
Swis took the WMA WALS course and fell in love with the quality of the curriculum. Swis runs Granite Arches Climbing Guides, is an AMGA Rock Instructor, and an AMGA SPI assistant course provider. He has climbed and guided ice, snow and rock for 20 years. He has been a paramedic, and is now an associate professor of emergency medicine in Va. He has written for Rock and Ice magazine and he wrote the wilderness medicine chapter in Fasulo's Self Rescue, 2nd Edition. He loves music, fly fishing, and his three gals at home.