Amanda Ladas was promoted to vice president of marketing at DSI last month. Ms. Ladas joined the DSI team three years ago and has quickly advanced to a VP position. Ladas graduated from DePaul University with a BA in Communications and completed courses in psychology at Naropa University in Boulder. Ladas utilizes her coursework in psychology to skillfully attract and engage customers. Ms. Ladas moved to Colorado in 2010 from Chicago where she was born and raised. Since moving to Colorado Ladas completed a certification to become a Wilderness First Responder. Ladas is also a certified member and educator ofLeave No Trace, an organization dedicated to educating people of all ages to enjoy the outdoors responsibly. Ms. Ladas enjoys an active lifestyle. One of her favorite outdoor activities is hiking around Chautauqua and St. Mary’s Glacier with her dog Saga. Ladas also enjoys snuggling with her cat Glitter while reading books or watching horror flicks. Ms. Ladas has been a huge asset to our DSI team; we all look forward to watching her advance in her new role as VP of marketing.