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Outdoor Programs Office Staff


  • Office: Robinson Hall
  • Phone: (603) 646-2428


  • Weekdays
  • 8 am to 4:30 pm
Tim Burdick

Tim Burdick '89
Director of Outdoor Programs

Tim oversees the Outdoor Programs Office, including the Second College Grant, Moosilauke Ravine Lodge, Waterfront, Dartmouth Outing Club, Cross Country Ski and Skate operations, Educational Programs and all other programs and facilities of Dartmouth Outdoors. He is responsible for the supervision of the office staff, risk management, budgets and all other executive decision making. 

Julie Bell

Julie Bell
Reservations Coordinator
119 Robinson Hall

Julie handles daily department transactions, property management, cabin rentals, and vehicle reservation for DOC activities.

Andrew Crutchfield

Andrew Crutchfield '18
Program Coordinator for Student Advising
113 Robinson Hall

Andrew works closely with Rory Gawler to provide logistical and administrative support, training, advising and mentorship to the DOC clubs, leaders and officers.

Kathy Decato

Kathy Decato
Financial Coordinator
114 Robinson Hall

Kathy develops and administers the department budget and processes and monitors revenue and expenditure.

Rory Gawler

Rory Gawler '05
Assistant Director
113 Robinson Hall

Rory acts as the DOC General manager, oversees the DOC Trail Crews, advises clubs within the DOC, trains leaders, and coordinates websites and technology for the office.

Gunnar Johnson

Gunnar Johnson
Program Coordinator
203 Robinson Hall

Gunnar oversees the Jonathan Belden Daniels '86 Memorial Climbing gym and the Charles W. Drake 90' & Josh Hane 89' Leadership and Training Centre. He also helps facilitate ropes courses, teaches and develops educational programs, and assists in managing the Oak Hill Touring Centre in the winter.

Chachi Riesco

Alexandra "Chachi" Riesco '17
Ravine Lodge and Oak Hill Manager

Chachi manages the Moosilauke Ravine Lodge and the Oak Hill Ski Touring centre and oversees the staff and operations at those facilities. 

Susan Morrill
Susan Morrill

Office Manager
112 Robinson Hall

Susan handles payroll, correspondence, scheduling and reception for the office.

Mike Silverman

Mike Silverman
Outdoor Operations Assistant
Robinson Hall, Lower Level

Mike manages Dartmouth Outdoor Rentals and the Dartmouth Cross Country Ski Center.

Lorraine Turner

Lorraine Turner
Caretaker, 2nd College Grant
Lorraine is responsible for the care and supervision of the cabins and other facilities in the Second College Grant.

Mike Vecchiarelli

Mike Vecchiarelli
Facilities Coordinator
223 Robinson Hall

Mike Is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of all of our facilities, as well as grooming operations for the Nordic Ski centre. 


Tracie Williams '05
Assistant Director for Leadership and Experiential Education
119 Robinson Hall

Tracie manages all staff-run programs including community and educational programming, ropes courses and PE classes for the department and is the advisor to the Women in the Wilderness, People of Colour Outdoors and Surfing Clubs. 

Last Updated: 4/9/19