Wayfinder Captains

As your Wayfinder Captains, we’ve created this resource to be something we wish we had access to when we were younger. Know that we’re right here behind the screen to help guide and support you in your learning and progress! We’re so stoked to have you along on the journey!

Doshi

Stoked. Adventurer. Interpersonal.

Quote I live by:

“Live in the present, with undertones of longevity.” – Michael Doshi

Fun facts about me:

  • When I was 19 I left a note on my kitchen mirror that said “Mom – Went to California with Bill. Love you!”, and drove 32hrs from WI to CA to jump in the ocean.
  • I’ve built my life around being able to surf when the waves are good.
  • I’ve been freestyle rapping for almost 20 years.
  • My birth certificate said “Baby Boy Doshi” for the first 22 years of my life.
  • I backpacked from Nicaragua to Mexico by myself for three months.

Favorite thing to eat:

A perfectly rolled veggie burrito with homemade salsa and tortilla chips from my local taco joint.

Pronouns

he/him/his

Katie

Brave. Intuitive. Risk-taker.

Quote I live by:

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson

Fun facts about me:

  • I toured in bands as a guitarist for six years – I even got to play Warped Tour!

  • I landed a job at Warner Bros Records where I worked with Niel Young and Tom Petty.

  • I am most definitely a Nintendo nerd.

  • I have two sons (7 and 3).

  • I come from a long line of blue-collar workers, and I’m married to a machinery mechanic.

  • Every October my husband and I build a 3,200 sq ft freestanding haunted maze in a field with our friends.

  • I have chickens and an urban backyard garden.

My favorite classic Nintendo games:

Link to the Past, Donkey Kong Country, Super Mario Bros: Lost Levels

Pronouns:

she/her/hers

Anika

Creator. No-frills. Idealist.

Quote I live by

“[S]he who binds to [her]self a joy does the winged life destroy. [S]he who kisses the joy as it flies, lives in eternity’s sunrise. ” – William Blake

Fun facts about me

  • I’ve lived in California, Ontario, Germany, and the Canary Islands
  • I have chickens and am getting into growing food and gardening. It’s super fun to bond with my boss Katie over our backyard adventures.
  • I am bilingual, my mom is German, and my mom and sister live in Germany. It’s hard to be so far apart.
  • My craziest adventures were going on a 3 week research expedition in the Baltic Sea on a massive research vessel, and hiking in the Canary Islands to the top of the Telde (the volcano peak on the island of Tenerife) which we hiked by moonlight!
  • I love learning about and watching people do their handiwork, whether it’s silver-smithing, weaving, painting, carpentry, growing food, etc.

My favorite veggie

Chard

Pronouns

she/her/hers

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