Sidney VanDyke-Ries is a 24-year-old originally from Lincoln, Nebraska. She attended the
University of Nebraska where she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in psychology. She moved to Carbondale last fall to take advantage of the outdoors and this summer she is working at Ajax Adventure Camp in Aspen. Her interests include being active outdoors, cooking vegetarian meals, and traveling to new places. She has experience nannying children ages 1 and up and is always looking for ways to encourage creativity and activity in the kids. She is also certified in CPR, First Aid, and as a lifeguard and a Qualified Medical Administration Personnel.