Erin Loftus is a 24-year-old adaptive ski instructor and naturalist. She is originally from Philadelphia, PA and studied at Penn State University with a double major in Recreation Management and Human Development. Immediately after graduation she packed up her car and moved to Boulder, Co to work as part of an education team on an organic vegetable farm. She moved to Aspen last November to work at Challenge Aspen, teaching people with disabilities how to ski. She also works for Aspen Center for Environmental Studies leading nature hikes and snow shoe tours.