June 13, 2017


SheJumps is a non-profit dedicated to increasing participation of women and girls in the outdoors. In this Jumper profile, I talk about what the wilderness has done for me.

Lisa Holmes

Jumper: Lisa Holmes

Town: Portland, Oregon

Quote: “The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

About Lisa: Ten years ago, I moved to Portland with my husband, thinking I was moving here for the city and didn’t even think about the outdoors other than I’d be close to the coast for the first time in my life. Go to the SheJumps website to read more.