Expedition Team & Itinerary

The expedition team consists of:

Jeff Sondermeyer, expedition lead

Jeff Sondermeyer, expedition lead

  • Jeff Sondermeyer, expedition lead
  • Steven Marquis, assistant lead
  • Josh Morgan, film producer/director
  • Cassandra McManus, assistant director
  • Chad Barrett

Here’s the plan for Expedition for Hope: Hood, June 5-9

  • Sunday: Arrive in Portland, OR
  • Monday: Gear up at REI, Portland
  • Tuesday: Begin our ascent and make high camp
  • Wednesday, 2:30am: Wake up and climb to summit
  • Wednesday afternoon: Descend
  • Thursday: Fly home, hopefully in one piece!

A film crew will be climbing with Chad to capture the adventure and his story of the journey with Kristina in a full-length documentary that will promote Children’s Cancer Recovery Foundation. The documentary is tentatively scheduled to be released December, 2016.