Dave Bartholomew lives with his wife in the wilderness near Leavenworth, Washington.
Dave spent most of his career in the outdoor industry including roles at REI and Mountain Safety Research (MSR). He current is a self-employed business advisor; is co-founder of Simply Living Farm, a sustainable living store; and author of several books and ongoing columns on sustainability and business.
He has served on numerous for-profit and non-profit boards. He holds a business degree from Pacific Lutheran University.