Sawyer is an EMT-P and graduate of the US Coast Guard Academy, she has a Masters in Leadership Education and her education doctorate in Transformative Leadership Education. As a retired member of the Vermont National Guard she has served two tours, first as a Flight Medic in Iraq in 2006 and again in 2010 as a Combat Medic and female engagement team leader in Afghanistan. Her varied background includes working as an Adjunct Faculty at Johnson State College and Norwich University; combat medical trainer for the Department of State; Deck Watch Officer on the USCGC Tahoma; a “house mouse” in Antarctica; a wildland fire fighter; women’s crew coach; medical support for the Mountain Warfare School in Jerico, VT; and Operations Manager for Cookson America. Recently, she’s been getting back to the outdoors and her focus is on sharing her love of winter and hunting with non-traditional gender demographics. In her spare time, Sawyer enjoys raising Bernese Mountain Dogs and tending her mini-farm at home in Vermont.
Welcome! Judi has a master’s level education in mental health counseling from Northern Vermont University. Judi has several years experience working with different personality traits as the operations director for Wilderness Medical Associates. Having been behind the scene of WMA for 14 years she has experience necessary to run Healing All Wounds with success!