Dr. Emily Wassell and Phil Wassell are both seasoned educators with a passion for engaging students in meaningful learning experiences. Both Emily and Phil earned their Masters in Teaching from Colorado College. Emily earned her PhD in Educational Leadership, Research, and Policy from the University of Colorado. In addition to being teachers, Phil is a professional artist and Emily is a wellbeing researcher. The Paonia Experiential Leadership program is committed to operating with integrity to promote the common good.