Staff

  • Ben Fickett
    Director of Admissions
    "I’m continually inspired to try and live up to values and the legacy of COBS. It is a privilege to work in the shadow of people like Tap Tapley, Willi Unsoeld, and Joe Nold."
  • Ben first came to the Colorado Outward Bound School as a student in 2001. He has held many different roles with Outward Bound. He was originally hired as a sea kayaking Instructor. He has worked at a variety Outward Bound Schools, both in and out of the field, over the last 10 years. Ben and his team work with both scholarship and open enrollment students as they go through the admissions and course preparation process.