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Meet The Team

All our instructors are local and certified. Our rock climbing instructors are professionally certified by the Association of Canadian Mountain Guides (ACMG).

Amy Flexman

Founder
Amy puts the Flex in Flexpeditions! Amy is the owner, operator and lead guide and host of Flexpeditions. Amy has always had a love for the outdoors, teaching and sharing her passion and energy for life with those around her. She started her official guiding career on the Ottawa River 10 years ago on the Whitewater Intensive Leadership Development (WILD) program. Before WILD she spent numerous summers as a camp leader, resort recreation director, tree planter, earned her BPHE and BSc (Life Sciences) at Queen’s University, travelled to Australia, Malaysia and Thailand and settled on sticking in Canada to live for life!

Valerie Peltier

Operations Assistant / Canoe Guide
Valerie, is the Operations Assistant and a Canoe guide of Flexpeditions. Originally from Southern Ontario, after completing her schooling as an Outdoor Adventure Naturalist she moved to the West Coast to continue her career in Outdoor Education. Starting off her career on Vancouver Island, before moving to Revelstoke, she completed a multi-day bike packing tour from Vancouver Island to the Mexican Border. Valerie spends the majority of her time on Lake Revelstoke paddling or out on the local mountain bike trails and in her spare time she enjoys drawing and gardening.

Helen Archbold

Guide / Outdoor Educator
Helen is originally from the United Kingdom and normally spends her summers working for Flexpeditions as a guide. This summer she is taking on a grand adventure and spending her summer hiking the Great Divide Trail, known as one of the most spectacular and challenging long distance trails in the world. We wish her good fortune on her trip and await the stories from her journey upon her return.

Laura Bailey

Webmaster
Laura is the webmaster / tech monkey / website wizard of the Flexpeditions website. She is from Canterbury, England, and came to Revelstoke to teach rock climbing but instead ended up starting up a website designing company called Revy Web Design and now builds websites. Laura loves spending her weekends in the garden, reading books, and cuddling her cat.

Katee Pederson

Photographer / Guide
Katee is a commercial, event, and portrait photographer and filmmaker who has been helping businesses stand out through visual media since 2015. She studied photography at Algonquin College in Ottawa and recently completed the Adventure Filmmakers Workshop at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity.

Tilda Bron

Canoe Guide
Tilda grew up in Ontario where her love of travelling via canoe developed from an early age. She has travelled through various of the lake systems in Ontario and is excited to continue exploring the water systems out West. Tilda is currently in the middle of her degree in English and Environmental Studies at UVic, and will be with Flexpeditions, canoe guiding for the summer. In her time off Tilda loves canoeing, skiing, playing guitar and reading.

Annabelle Santerre

Instructor
Annabelle is an outdoor enthusiast from Québec City, Canada. She is a Freeride & slopestyle skier and arctic expedition assistant guide and is currently pursuing a degree in International Studies and Modern Languages concentrated in German & Spanish languages. Annabelle’s mission with Flexpeditions is to teach survival skills, winter travel safety, skateboarding, and a variety of outdoor skills to the next generation. In the future, Annabelle plans to continue teaching to youth, guide larger projects, and pursue a master's degree in international crisis management.

Lindsay Raftis

Instructor / Outdoor Educator
Lindsay is originally from Ontario where she spent a large part of her childhood living the camp life. Between spending years as a “staff kid” and working as a camp counsellor, she gained knowledge on how to successfully create and run programs for youth. Lindsay continued her love for life in the outdoors by obtaining a diploma in Recreation and Leisure, and later a degree as an Education Assistant.

Danielle Irvine

Camp Leader / Outdoor Educator
Danielle was born and raised in the northern town of Smithers, B.C. She recently moved to Revelstoke from the west coast and is excited to explore all the outdoor adventures the area has to offer! Danielle just finished her Bachelors of Education from Vancouver Island University where she completed practicums in grades 3 & 4 classrooms. She has had the opportunity to live in both Wales and Australia while completing her schooling and fulfilling her love of traveling and discovering new places. In Danielle’s spare time she loves hiking, camping, paddle boarding and is busy planning her future adventures traveling across Europe while working as an educator abroad.

Join our Team

Flexpeditions is always on the look out for new talent to join our team!

We are looking for: 

Please complete the application form below with your interest and attach a photo of you doing something awesome in the outdoors!