school of environmental studies

Kim Colburn-Lindell

Kim Colburn-Lindell came to SES in 1997 after guiding wilderness trips in Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Maine.  A graduate from Gustavus Adolphus College with a masters degree in Liberal studies from the University of Minnesota, Colburn-Lindell has been a passionate advocate for students experiencing the landscapes of their lives.   Creating powerful experiences with a community of students and teachers keeps her coming back year after year.   She lives in Rosemount with her husband and two children, all of whom help in the garden and paddle the canoe.