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Sylvie Froncek

Tillemans Director of the Cornell Team and Leadership Center, Associate Director of Cornell Outdoor Education

B01 Bartels Hall

Sylvie started working with Cornell’s Team and Leadership Center at the age of 15. Since then she has worked as an outdoor adventure guide for the Claremont Colleges in California, a rock climbing instructor in Colorado, a bicycle tour guide in New Zealand and the Northeastern USA, and a mountain instructor for the North Carolina Outward Bound School. Bicycling, canoeing, backpacking, rock climbing and organic farming are Sylvie’s primary outdoor activities.

She holds a Wilderness First Responder Certification and she’s a League of American Bicyclists Certified Instructor. In her spare time, she puts on interactive community-building events and she is pursuing an MBA at Ithaca College.