Shane Holmes

Event & Education Coordinator

Shane Holmes is a U.S. Marine Corps and New York Army National Guard veteran who served a combat tour in Iraq (2004-2005). Shane is a Licensed NY State Outdoor Guide, Certified Interpretive Guide, and Certified Nature & Forest Therapy Guide. Shane specializes in offering veterans experiences that harness the therapeutic power of nature.

“As a veteran, I’ve discovered the profound healing powers of nature. Nature has been my sanctuary, offering solace and rejuvenation. Inspired by my personal journey, I’m passionate about guiding other veterans into the embrace of the natural world, allowing them to experience its therapeutic effects firsthand.”