Deb Ajango

Deb Ajango
Coordinator, Alaska Outdoor and Experiential Education

MS, University of Wisconsin; BS, University of Wisconsin

Deb Ajango was hired as the Director of the UAA Outdoor Education department roughly one month prior to a tragic, college-led mountaineering accident that occurred in 1997. As a result, she was integral in the review and rewrite of the program's risk management plan and system. Since that time, Deb has provided risk management consultation and program reviews throughout the United States.




 Lessons Learned: A Guide to Accident Prevention and Crisis ResponseLessons Learned: A Guide to Accident Prevention and Crisis Response

Nine experts from around the country provide advice that outdoor guides, educators, and administrators can use before or after an accident occurs. The information presented here offers valuable learning opportunities that will enable others to benefit from the authors' experiences.