TEDxBoston

Alexis Krauss

Musician and Outdoor Educator

ALEXIS KRAUSS (SHE/HER)

Alexis is a longtime lover of the outdoors and teaching. Alexis has been guiding adventures in the outdoors since 2016 and especially loves sharing the transformative power of nature with youth.

She is an outdoor educator for Wild Earth and a Wilderness First Responder. An avid climber, she is an American Mountain Guide Association Single Pitch Instructor and a NYS licensed climbing and hiking guide.

She is a co-founder of Young Women Who Crush, a climbing and leadership program for New York City girls and gender-expansive youth.

She is a co-founder of Rise Outside Collective, a New York based 501c3 dedicated to diversifying the outdoors.

Alexis is a working musician and one half of the band Sleigh Bells.