Rob Effa

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I am a husband and father of three girls. I have been an educator for 22 years. I started as a middle school Science teacher in McKinleyville, CA and am now a principal of an elementary school in Shasta Lake, CA just north of Redding. I love where I live because of all the outdoor activities it offers. My greatest …

Tim Gill

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I work and live Kelseyville, CA where I am Assistant Superintendent for Kelseyville Unified School District.  I am passionate about teaching and learning mathematics and astronomy.  My main hobby is travelling to Australia each year to work with the AVID Australia program, providing professional learning opportunities for finding your joy and passion in teaching mathematics.  My other hobbies include mountain …

Mark Huschle

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My name is Mark. I am married to Susi, also a RAAM crew member. I have passion for adventure and after listening to Michael talk about his passion to accomplish this goal I became hooked myself to help all I can so I can celebrate after he crosses the finish line in Annapolis. I believe I can bring strength and calm to …

Susi Huschle

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·  Tell us a little bit about yourself – work, home, hobbies, passions I am a mom, wife, and retired school counselor. My husband and I (also on team Red Dragon) are full time RV travelers, I enjoy being outdoors, spending time with friends and family. Good clean fun, with lots of laughter – that’s what keeps my heart happy.  ·  Why …

Mark McGowan

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Mark is part of the returning crew (from 2018) for Michael’s 2021 Race Across America. He has crewed for Michael for the Race Across Oregon twice. Some say he has a good sense of humor, others just call him a smart a$$. But he keeps the crew sharp by telling the best stupid jokes and making other groanworthy comments. Since …