Author Bio

The author pauses for a beat during a training session on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. (Photo Credit: Brittany Leavitt)

Brittany Leavitt

Brittany Leavitt is a preschool teacher and an Outdoor School instructor for REI. In 2018, she became part of the first all-Black U.S. team to summit Kilimanjaro, the world’s highest freestanding peak. She lives in Washington, D.C. REI member since 2015.

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