John Grossman M.S., CTRS, CDSS (Specialist, Recreation Therapy) was born and raised in Youngstown, Ohio. He attended Slippery Rock University and completed a B.S. in Therapeutic Recreation. John went on to work for the Ohio Department of Mental Health as an Activities Therapist. He returned to Slippery Rock University to earn his M.S. in Adapted Physical Activity, and his internship requirement brought him to Bradford Woods as an Adventure Challenge Instructor the Summer of 2010. John joined Bradford Woods year-round in 2010. John married his wife, Alicia, May 2011, and outside of Summer Camp, they enjoy hiking, watching movies, and kayaking.