MEET THE STAFF


Who are we? We are young, ragtag visionaries on a mission.

We have the audacity to believe that we can have an indelible impact on the world through our lives. We believe that a small band of passionate people can spark a revolution, and we work toward raising up a tribe of people who - through social action and seeking to live a better story with their lives - will help countless people in the developing world gain permanent access to clean water.

And the best part? We're having a blast doing it. Interested in joining us? Check out our job & internship listings , or Join the Volunteer Engine!

Travis Ramos , Founder & CEO, Gearhead, Photographer & Road Tripper Extraordinaire

From the Himalaya of Southern China to the lush landscape of Central America, Travis’s experience in developing countries has ignited in him a passion to see marginalized people take the first critical step up and out of the cycle of poverty. Travis works tirelessly toward seeing people gain access to clean water and sanitation, and […]

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Tate William Ramos , Director of Cuteness Relations, Food-slinging, Milk Drinking, Water Loving Ball of Cuteness

As our Director of Cuteness Relations, Tate’s relationship with 2MW embodies nepotism at its finest. He was terrible during his interview for the job, answering each question simply by pointing to the window or saying things like ‘um-yaya’ and ‘ba’, which roughly translates to ‘umbrella’ and ‘banana’. He then proceeded to crawl out the door […]

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INTERN ALUMNI

Sophie Hallam-Eames , Master of Logistics, Track and Field Superfan, Water Metrics Enthusiast

After growing up in water-filled Seattle, Sophie discovered her true connection to the resource upon moving to the arid climate of Boulder, Colorado. As she has pursued a double major in Environmental Studies and Geography at the University of Colorado, focusing on water policy and hydrology, she has become determined that her future career must […]

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Kayleen Cohen , Content Marketing Aficionado and Leader of Event Enthusiasm.

Before she was even double digits in age, Kayleen had informed her parents that she would be moving to Boulder, Colorado. In 2012 she was able to manifest this destiny, along with her dreams of being the owner of an uncontrollable mountain dog, and aspirations to be the next inspirational adventure writer. In addition to […]

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Arlo Carpenter , Social Media Wizard, Engineer, Martial artist and Aspiring Mountain Sage

New York born and Colorado raised, Arlo is no stranger to the outdoors. Growing up wandering the mountains in the beautiful and wild Vail Valley sparked in him an interest for everything adventurous. This ultimately led to Arlo coming to Boulder where he has spent the past four years pursuing a BA in Civil Engineering […]

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Nate Golter , Strategic Operations Guru/Laptop Unplugger, Intramural Football Champion, Fly Fishing Specialist

As a Colorado Native, Nate grew up with a natural disposition towards adventure.  He is going into his senior year of his Engineering Education degree at Colorado State University and hopes to one day become a high school STEM teacher. But it’s his taste for adventure that lead him straight to 2MW.  He met Travis […]

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Jessica Brown , Networking guru, Doodler, Self-proclaimed omniscient authority on life, the universe, and everything.

Raised in Manchester-By-The-Sea, MA, Jessica grew up on the beaches and in the woods New England. Her passion for nature in all shapes and forms brought her to Boulder for college and lead her to pursue a career the field of sustainability and the world of non-profits. The vast and mountainous Colorado terrain fed her […]

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Megan Morris , iDirector of Strategic Development, Self-proclaimed Nerd, and Expert Builder of Gingerbread Houses

Coming from a small city in Missouri to study at the University of Colorado, Megan fell head over heels for Boulder and the outdoorsy crowd who call it home. After graduating with a BA in psychology and sociology, she will be continuing her education at the University of Washington in hopes of pursuing career in […]

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MacKenzie Burdic , iDirector of Campaign Operations, Professional Wanderer, and Global Health Champion

It’s likely you will spot MacKenzie taking full advantage of nearly every perk stunning Colorado has to offer: dominating 14ers and all other outdoor activities, sipping crisp micro-brews, corn-hole tournaments, porch sitting and so much more. A professional wanderer, MacKenzie has been bopping around the developing world for the past few years, focusing mostly on […]

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Tanner Barkin , iDirector of Graphic Design, Pool-shredding Prodigy Graphic Designer

An artist to the core, you’ll never find Tanner without his sketchbook in hand, on the lookout for ways to bring his unique vision to the world around him. From shredding pools at the local Colorado skate-parks and working a full time job to majoring in graphic design and owning a local apparel company, Tanner […]

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Sophie Saouma , Web Programmer, SEO Strategist, Tech Geek & Jill of All Trades, Third Culture Kid & Lover of Nutella

Sophie was raised as a third culture kid, constantly moving around the world before settling into Boulder, Colorado…. and then Claremont, California, to study at Scripps College for her BA. She studies Middle Eastern and North African studies and Computer Science. When she is not hunched over Arabic homework or lines of code, she likes […]

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Julian Fleming , Cinema Team Lead, Globetrotting Hedonist, Kid Who Once Fell Down a Well

A Colorado native, Julian grew up with a great love for exploring the outdoors. Whether in Colorado or on the move somewhere trotting the globe, Julian has always had a craving for adventure and new experiences. Fresh off the plane from studying abroad in beautiful Granada, Spain, Julian hit the ground running with 2MW, bringing […]

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Samantha Hester , Social Media Maven, Instigator of Shenanigans, Explorer & Adventure-Seeker

As one of 2MW’s ‘Talking Heads,’ Samantha Hester is a mover and a shaker. Born in Arizona, she’s lived in the Copper State, the Land of 10,000 Lakes, and the Golden State. Now living in the Centennial State, she’s proud to call Colorado  home. But don’t think she’s settling-this girl gets around. From building infrastructures […]

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Molly Henze , Social Media Maven, California girl, Closet Cookie Monstress

As one of our ‘Talking Heads,’ Molly is a bubbly, buzzing flower child running on excessive amounts of caffeine. Born and raised throughout California, she’s always been on the move and isn’t stopping any time soon. A current student at the University of Colorado Boulder, she is studying Political Science in the hope of applying […]

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Rachel Taylor , iDirector of Brand & Style, Skiing Daredevil, Foodie, Hammock Enthusiast

A huge outdoor enthusiast, Rachel was born in Seattle but moved to Colorado to pursue her undergraduate degree in International Business at the University of Denver. She spent the fall of 2012 studying and exploring throughout Europe. From her travels thus far, she has discovered that connecting and living with many different types of people […]

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Natasha Millman , Social Media Maven, Golden State Girl & Lover of the Outdoors

Born and raised on the beaches of the Pacific Ocean, this California native is no stranger to the water, an outdoor enthusiast, Tasha moved to Colorado to pursue a degree in Journalism at the University of Colorado Boulder. She first became aware of the frequency of poor water conditions during family trips to Ensenada, Baja […]

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Jamie Karpo , MarComm Maven, Ocean-Hopping Environmentalist

Hailing from Philadelphia, Jamie divided her time between the city, the shore, and the Pocono mountains. She received a BA in English from Arcadia University, spending time abroad at the University of Greenwich in London. In between hopping oceans and snowboarding, she followed her passion for nature and studied environmental policy at Villanova University School […]

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Cameron Fitzpatrick , 2MW Cinema Team Grip, Sponsor Engagement Ninja

Also known as Cam, Camborghini, and Cambo, Cameron is a true Belieber with his singing electric Justin Bieber toothbrush. Cameron grew up in sunny Key Largo Florida where he spent most of his free time diving on tropical reefs, fishing on the open Atlantic and the shallow Florida Bay. After moving to Boulder to attend the University […]

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