Greg is the trip leader and director of El Norte Adventures. He has been kitesurfing since 2007 and is an IKO certified instructor. Along with five years of experience as a commercial raft guide and swift water rescue technician he maintains a medical first responder license through employment with Comox Fire Rescue.
Greg spent nine years as an Officer in the Canadian Army, five of which in the special forces as a platoon commander and logistics planner. His teaching methods were refined instructing courses and wilderness survival training. He was awarded the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal for establishing a training plan for the Canadian Special Operations Regiment Support Company and the Land Force Central Area's Commendation for rescuing and reviving an unconscious white water kayaker.