Mathew McCabe – Adventures Co-Director
Mathew has a Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation, Parks, & Tourism Administration with an emphasis on Therapeutic Recreation. He also earned additional minors in both Outdoor Leadership and Business Administration. Mathew started with Ascendigo as a Ski Buddy in the winter of 2010 and returned the following summer as a River Specialist. Since then he has been involved with nearly every aspect of the Adventures program at Ascendigo and is now Adventures Director. Mathew is an avid outdoorsman and athlete with professional experience in many disciplines including skiing, rafting, kayaking, lake sports, biking, and climbing.
“By teaching sports to people with autism, we can inspire them to get outside and learn new skills. It is my greatest passion to share my enthusiasm for recreation with individuals impacted by ASD.”