Our Team

Here at Cycle of Life Adventures, we take pride in working with a staff of mature, experienced guides, mechanics and support personel. Many of us come from past careers in adventure, tourism, education, law enforcement and customer service industries. In every case, you will find us to be warm, compassionate and understanding individuals. Give us a try – let us prove it!

Elli Sias, Founder | Cycle of Life Adventures

Elli Sias

Blowing Rock, NC
Dennis Hughes, Operations Manager | Cycle of Life Adventures

Dennis Hughes

Operations Manager
Blowing Rock, NC
Nick Minervini, Guide | Cycle of Life Adventures

Nick Minervini

Consultant / Guide
Denver, CO

Lee Hogan

Guide | Mechanic
Chattanooga, TN

Bobby Wheeler

Guide / Mechanic
Fuquay-Varina, NC

Ed Garrison

Nashville, TN
COLA | Charlotte McGill | Administrative Manager

Charlotte McGill

Administrative Manager
Columbia, SC
James Creasey, Sailing Guide | Cycle of Life Adventures

James Creasey

Sailing Guide
Denver, CO
Greg Dewitt, Guide | Cycle of Life Adventures

Greg Dewitt

EPIC Guide
Mission Viejo, CA
Susan Kraemer, Guide | Cycle of Life Adventures

Susan Kraemer

Austin, TX
COLA - Darryl Lilly - Marketing

Darryl Lilly

Winston-Salem, NC

Rocio Paul

Gaithersburg, MD