Ian grew up in Tucson and attended Northern Arizona University. He was gifted with the Waldorf experience by his mother, Heidi Johnson, TWS Movement Education Teacher, when he was young. This early experience led to his future return as an adult. Ian is drawn to the creativity in Waldorf education. His prior professional experience includes work guiding children 4-18 years of age through their rock climbing experience. His passions include rock climbing, reading, writing, the study of human behavior, exploring the outdoors, all forms of art, travel , nature and his never ending disposition of curiosity towards life!