Meet our Team
Meet the team of Guides that help make Adventure Club SLO friendly, creative, and fun!
Director / Founder
With a deep love for Nature, John Gange has been guiding extraordinary individuals in SLO county for 25 years. He is an autism specialist, film maker, and Aikido black belt. He is also a musician and surfs almost every day.
Elise is our newest Guide. She is into rock climbing, surfing, camping and backpacking. She is also a naturalist and a musician. We are glad to have her on our team!
Colin has been guiding with Adventure Club since 2013. He enjoys being able to learn about and share the area's natural heritage with others. In his free time he likes to take long hikes and shoot hoops.
hayley c. Shaffer
Hayley has been Guiding with us since 2016. She is an awesome surfer, outdoor adventurer, and beekeeper. She is full of good energy every day and knows how to have fun and enjoy life.