Brett Hagerty, a Morgantown WV native, has a great deal of passion for his home state and the Appalachian Mountains. He enjoys planting trees as well as climbing them and sometimes cutting them down. Brett is rather good a creating wood sculptures and building stone walls. His favorite outdoor activity is paddling on both whitewater and flatwater rivers.
Brett has been in the field of environmental education, adventure recreation & experiential education since 1988. He has worked as a wilderness ranger in West Virginia and Washington State, a teacher in Tennessee and Georgia, a trip leader/guide in West Virginia and an instructor for Outward Bound in North Carolina. Brett has worked for WVU since 2001 and has put his passion and effort into the Climbing Wall, Outdoor Recreation Center, Adventure WV and the Student Rec. Center over the past sixteen years.