Michaela is a passionate kiteboarder, natural teacher, and advocate for women in the outdoors. As an IKO certified instructor, Michaela hopes to introduce others to her passion and to instruct everyone from beginners to those who are looking to push their own limits in the sport. Her natural ability to put nervous students at ease makes her an outstanding teacher. She focuses on you and your goals making sure you get what you want from your lesson, while maintaining a safe and fun environment. She is also an avid ski mountaineer, and when the wind isn’t blowing, you can find her on one of the many local Cascade summits.