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Overview

  • 74 References 49 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning
  • 29, Male
  • Member since 2012
  • DevOps Engineer
  • B.Sc. in Computer Science concentration Bioinformatics
  • From KY, USA
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Discover the world with my amazing partner, Sāsha.
https://www.couchsurfing.com/people/sasha-mcghee

ABOUT ME

I am a DevOps Engineer at a colocation data center company. I am very outdoorsy and have a strong dislike for humidity, which is why Colorado so perfect. I love rock climbing and playing roller hockey. I am on the leadership team of a national organization called Showing Up for Racial Justice. Our main goal is to move other White people in racial justice work and building people of color led accountability partnerships.

PHILOSOPHY

Enjoy yourself and the company of others. I have always been a very trusting person and its so very nice to see there are others like me out there. My plans can be very tight or none at all. Just depends on what week you catch me. I've throughly enjoyed my life so far and I waiting to see where it takes me next.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I started with CouchSurfing around January '12. I was in a bad situation and was led to find all the wonderful people of CouchSurfing who gratefully hosted me for a week.

I have given back by offering my own couch.
Hosted surfers from many states and different countries. Hoping this number will grow! So many great experiences.
I love taking CSers rock climbing. Both indoors and outdoors. Also, I enjoy taking people out on small motorcycle trips around the city or front range mountain roads.

Don't expect to sleep on our couch for free. Its going to cost a smile and a winning attitude. Please include my secret word, DISCOVER, in a couch request.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Surfing was a blast and very helpful. Hosting has been even more. I love sharing what I know and listening to what I don't.

It's amazing how someone who is just visiting may know stuff about your own city that you did not.

Interests

I heart Rock Climbing. It is my passion. I climb rock faces, buildings, boulders and anything else with something to hold. I may have been arrested for climbing the Denver Art Museum. Currently I am pushing myself to the next level of climbing by training hard and I am enjoying the process. Hiking, biking, eating, sleeping, and living are also lots of fun.

  • arts
  • education
  • running
  • outdoor activities
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • surfing
  • rock climbing
  • hockey
  • computer science
  • teaching
  • engineering
  • science
  • mountains
  • roller skating

Music, Movies, and Books

Into The Wild, Brain Rules, and The Ethical Slut are some of my favorites. Mostly random online articles and videos including AJ+ and Channel 4 News.

Music: Manchester Orchestra, She Wants Revenge, Childish Gambino, Spoon, String Cheese Incident, Lily Allen, First Aid Kit, I Am Arrows, St Vincent, tUnE-yArDs, Asgeir, Royal Blood, Pinback, Mumford & Sons, Modest Mouse, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Radical Face, Bon Iver, The Shins, Sea And Cake, Iron And Wine, Death Cab For Cutie, Coconut Records, Rob Crow

Independent films and cheesy romance movies are my favorite but I'll watch just about anything.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Not about to put one solo thing.

Hiked a 14er. Camped high in the mountains. Built a biking, running, and equestrian trail in the Continental Divide. Rode with thousands of bikers in downtown Denver (Denver Cruisers). Canyoneering, hiking, exploring in Moab, UT. Climbing in 16 states and 6 other countries including big wall climbing in Yosemite. Multiple cross country trips. And that's in the last few years.

Teach, Learn, Share

Climb a rock when you get a chance. You'll see the world in a different perspective.

What I Can Share with Hosts

I share just about everything.

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Belgium, Canada, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, England, France, Germany, Iceland, India, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Morocco, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Switzerland, Thailand, United Kingdom

Countries I’ve Lived In

Spain, United States

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