Our Adventure


Kri Edholm, Founder of Leadership Excursion Co., developed the leadership excursion concept after spending two decades working as a technology executive and search and rescue volunteer. Over the course of her career, she discovered a major missing component when it came to recruiting or partnering with professionals within the organizations she worked for. That missing component was a lack of effective leadership training.

Before entering any profession, many professionals earn certificates or degrees. They attend years of college, but rarely does that education include leadership training or information about how to run a team or business. She also discovered that for those who did attend a leadership course of some kind, they found the information extremely helpful, but they weren't sure how to incorporate those lessons into their working environment.

In 2015, Kri went to the drawing board and began conceptualizing what effective leadership training should look like. A proponent of hands-on learning, she mapped out creative ways to teach her teams and colleagues about leadership. She took it a step further by developing methods to help effect and drive change so her teams and colleagues could successfully implement leadership tools into their current working environments. At the conclusion of this exercise, Kri felt so passionate about her development that she made the decision to leave her corporate career and launch Leadership Excursion Co. Today, Kri and her team works with hundreds of individuals and organizations of all sizes to not only take a unique approach to leadership development, but to also help put their new leadership tools to use.

Leadership Excursion Co. understands that leadership and operations go hand-in-hand by pairing business coaching with all of their services. Contact us to organize your next executive or team retreat or leadership excursion.

Hands-On Learning

Immersion learning helps make a connection between what does or doesn't work for you as a leader.


Have an opportunity to practice your new leadership skills before putting them to use.


Learn how to implement everything you learned so your new leadership tools don't go to waste.

Meet The Team

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Kri Edholm

Founder / Business Coach / Excursion Leader

Kri Edholm is our founder and excursion visionary.  She combines experience she gained from her career as a technology…

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Katelynn Hentzell

Barrel Racer / Horsemanship Instructor

Katelynn Hentzell knows a thing or two about horses.  After meeting a horse for the…

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Parker Simper

Firefighter / Canyoneering Instructor

Meet Parker Simper, our lead canyoneering instructor. Parker is a long-time resident of Las Vegas,…

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Gordon Jones

Marine / Technology Operations

Once a Marine, always a Marine. Gordon Jones brings his Marine Corps values of honor,…

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Stephanie Rosol

TED Fellow / Executive Coach

Stephanie Rosol started her career working in valet at Harrah’s Reno, ultimately working her way…

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Team Builders / Growth Developers

We have a special relationship with our horses because we’re all here to help one…

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