Instructors, VIPs & Staff

No other event features a gathering of so many overland legends, VIPs, authors, and experts. Overland Expo offers more than 300 session-hours of incredible programs brought to you by over 140 instructors and presenters from around the world.

Are you interested in presenting or instructing at Overland Expo?  Applications for Overland Expo EAST 2015 will open in June 2015. 


Overland Expo EXperts

LAND ROVER TRAINING TEAM

Sarah Batten - head instructor for Land Rover driver training, Herefordshire, UK

Bob Burns - Land Rover training team and events coordinator

Tim Scully - Land Rover Training Team

 

Core Training Team

Jonathan Hanson ~ co-director, Overland Expo and ConserVentures.org; fellow, Explorers Club; and former founding executive editor, Overland Journal

Graham Jackson & Connie Rodman ~ confirmed 2014 - veteran global overlanders and 4WD trainers

Nick Taylor ~ North African and Middle Eastern overlanding expert

High Trails Expeditions ~ Colorado

Kristina Hall  - owner, SweetOtter.com, overland driving training, women’s outdoor skills, and wilderness first aid instructor

Tim Huber 

 

RawHyde Adventures

Jim Hyde and Team - Anchoring our motorcycle trainings, RawHyde Adventures will team up once again with BMW Academy to offer the best in adventure motorcycle education and a chance to test-ride the latest bikes.

CAMEL TROPHY REUNION, 2011 OVERLAND EXPO; THE TEAM SIGNED A POSTER PROVIDED BY PETE SWEETSER (FAR RIGHT) AND AUCTIONED IT FOR A CHARITY CAUSE.

Duncan Barbour  - 40+ global expeditions, British Camel Trophy organizer, & 4x4 camera tracking expert for numerous films (Braveheart, Goldeneye, Gladiator)

Ken Cameron - U.S. Camel Trophy

Tom Collins - 1987 Camel Trophy participant; Camel Trophy Team Director

Andy Dacey - British Camel Trophy team participant

Don Floyd - U.S. Camel Trophy

Daphne Greene - U.S. Camel Trophy

Tim Hensley - U.S. Camel Trophy, winner 1993

Fred Monsees - U.S. Camel Trophy

Jim Swett - U.S. Camel Trophy

Jim West - U.S. Camel Trophy

 



AT THE AUTHOR'S TABLES...

Ted Simon, Jupitalia.com – twice round the world by motorcycle, author of the bestselling Jupiter’s Travels

Neale BaylyNealeBaylyRides.com –journalist and philanthropist, Well Spring Outreach Program

Alison DeLappAlisonsWanderland.com – author and photographer of Chaos in Harmony

Allan Karl, WorldRider.com  author of cookbook and travelogue Forks

Andrew Paintraveling250.com – author of multiple motorcycle travel titles.


VIPS, PRESENTERS, INSTRUCTORS & PANELISTS OF OVERLAND EXPO EAST 2014

  • Baja Designs
  • Bill Lee
  • Bob McNamara
  • Brenton & Shannon Cooper 
  • Brian DeArmon
  • Brian Towell
  • Bryon Dorr
  • Carl Parker, AdventureMotorcycle Magazine
  • Connie Rodman
  • Dave Rees
  • Erik Stephens, Twisted Throttle
  • French Broad Boatworks
  • Frederick Cook
  • Gaila Gutierrez & Tad Haas
  • Gio Serrano
  • Gordon White
  • Hunter Banks
  • Jeff Yaeger
  • Jeff Reid, Continental Tire
  • Jennifer Morris
  • John Rarity
  • JoMarie Fecci
  • Jon Turner
  • Josh Moremen
  • Ken & Carol Duval
  • Lance Blair
  • Lars Caldenhoven
  • Laura Ellis & Trina Pistor
  • LT Wright
  • Justin Monnin, Lucky 8 Team 
  • Mario Donovan
  • Mark Farage, Ronin Strategies
  • Matt Ertle
  • Matthew Graham
  • Melissa Wilkinson
  • Michael Boehm
  • Michael Kaiser
  • Ava & Kalleigh Kaiser
  • Mike Lowe
  • Mike McGrath
  • Morgan Bearden
  • Neale Bayly
  • Nick Taylor
  • Pete Day
  • Pete Sweetser
  • Rachelle Croft & Rhonda Cahill
  • Tom Hanagan
  • Russ Chung
  • Sarah Blessington
  • Scott Fields
  • Stephanie & Doug Hackney
  • Tim Bleau
  • Scott Oeth
  • Steve Springs
  • Thomas Carlson
  • Tom Callahan
  • Tracy Motz
  • Wade & Joy Remer

 

 


 

Header image by longtime Overland Expo instructor Lorraine Chittock (LorraineChittock.com)