Committee Chairman


  • Dylan Tete

    high adventure program committee

    Dylan graduated from the U.S. Military Academy in 2000 and served five years in the Infantry that included one year in Iraq (Operation Iraqi Freedom). Upon completing his military duties, he moved to New Orleans and assisted with the City's reconstruction efforts following Hurricane Katrina. Dylan worked with a non-profit agency called "Helmets to Hardhats" which is an organization that helps military veterans start new careers in the construction industry. He currently has a position with the New Orleans Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness division.

  • Katie McDowell

    girls program committee

    Katie graduated from the US Air Force Academy in 2006 and is currently serving as a Logistics Readiness Officer. Her husband was an F-15E pilot who died in 2009 while deployed to Afghanistan. In her time away from work, Katie enjoys outdoor activities, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

  • James Lee

    1st-3rd year program committee

    Doug graduated from New Mexico State University in 1990. He currently serves at Peterson AFB in Colorado Springs and will retire from the Air Force after more than 23 years of active duty service. Doug flew a variety of aircraft and served two tours of duty in Iraq as an F-16 pilot. Doug is an avid outdoorsman, husband and father of two.