Staff Snaps


Staff Snaps – Vol. 7: Junia Combrinck

On Staff Snaps we feature some of the all stars who make the good stuff happen behind the scenes at Surfing the Nations. Today on Staff Snaps we’re featuring Junia Combrinck, Swiss native who earned staff of the month for July when she played a huge role in leading our Summer Challenge program. While this woman is fierce and hardworking, she's also all about the people who make the hard work here at STN worth every minute. Read below to get to know Junia better!Born and raised? Born in Switzerland in a small town. I've been raised there until I was fourteen or ...

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Staff Snaps – Vol. 6: David Eriksson

On Staff Snaps we feature some of the all stars who make the good stuff happen behind the scenes at Surfing the Nations. Today on Staff Snaps we’re featuring the stellar Swede David Eriksson, staff of the month for June and exceptional leader for our Internship program. Dave is a joy to have around here, with an infectious laugh and a love for sharing stories, this guy is vital to the STN community. Read below to get to know Dave better! Born and raised? In Sweden, in a very small town called...I'm going to spell it for you, I'll text it to you later. I grew up in ...

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Staff Snaps – Vol. 5: Amanda Bryant

On Staff Snaps we feature some of the all stars who make the good stuff happen behind the scenes at Surfing the Nations. Today on Staff Snaps we’re featuring the fierce Amanda Bryant, staff of the month for May and outstanding team player for our Outreach department and STN crew. Amanda is sold out for Surfing The Nations, working directly with the homeless community of Wahiawa every day, and loving and serving those around her with excellence. Read below to get to know Amanda better and see some photos snapped at a barbecue for the local neighborhood.  Born and ...

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Staff Snaps – Vol. 4: Dave Winters

On Staff Snaps we feature some of the all stars who make the good stuff happen behind the scenes at Surfing the Nations. Today on Staff Snaps we're featuring our resident Aussie and staff of the month for April, Dave Winters. While Dave keeps our Oahu base property in mint condition with the help of his team, he's always sharing epic and hilarious stories, but what's more is this legend's heart for people. Born and raised? Southwest of Western Australia. The town I was born in is a place called Pinjarra. But Mandurah, that's where I grew up. Favorite part ...

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Staff Snaps – Vol. 3: Emma Catherine Nolley

On Staff Snaps we feature some of the all stars who make the good stuff happen behind the scenes at Surfing the Nations. Today on Staff Snaps we're featuring the unstoppable Emma Catherine Nolley, staff of the month for February, and woman in charge of our Campus Life department. You can call her E.C., this joy-filled Texan gal's love for others runs deeps and it shows in the way she cares for our property and all of us who live here, whether staff, service team, Intern, or Summer Challenger. Born and raised? Born in Austin, Texas but I grew up a little outside of ...

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Staff Snaps – Vol. 2: Emily Clark

On Staff Snaps we feature some of the all stars who make the good stuff happen behind the scenes at Surfing the Nations. Today on Staff Snaps we're featuring the legendary Emily Clark, staff of the month for January and current department head and captain of the ship for our Internship program. Emily loves quoting old movies, eating local food on the weekends, and is a fierce friend - this chick is all time! Born and raised? Tacoma, Washington. My parents even still live there. I'm loyal to my home roots of the PNW. Favorite part of the workday? Nap. ...

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Staff Snaps – Vol. 1: Madi Graham

On Staff Snaps we feature some of the all stars who make the good stuff happen behind the scenes at Surfing the Nations. Today on Staff Snaps we get a glimpse of the lovely Madi Graham, current manager of Surfers Coffee and soon to be Internship staff. Sitting down to chat with Madi was a treat; she's an all around joyful individual with an infectious laugh who loves some quality time with good friends or her camera. Born and raised? Chicago, Illinois. I was born in the city, raised in the suburbs of Wheaton but I’m a city girl at heart. What’s your pick me ...

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