Meet Our Ambassadors

"It's an honor to have such dynamic, passionate and talented ambassadors echo our brand ethos while being the change we want to see in the world! Get to know them! Follow them on their journey as activist, earth dwellers, and our friends." - Chanelle Sladics | Co-founder & Chief Visionary Officer of Simply Straws 

4 x Olympian

Snowboarder, Meditation + Adventure @bprsnt

Kjersti Buaas

2 x Olympic Gold Medalist

Pro Snowboarder. Yogi. POW Activist.


Jamie Anderson

Big Wave Surfer

Pro Surfer. Activist. 


Bianca Valenti

Olympic Snowboarder

Pro Snowboarder. POW Activist. @elenahight

Elena Hight

Pro Surfer

Founder of Surf into Yoga. @rochelleballard @surfintoyoga

Rochelle Ballard

Lawyer Activist

Founder of Actions Sports Law Group + Changing Tides Fdn + @CommunityCompostMovement

Becky Mendoza

Founder of Xanadu

Yoga Instructor. Entrepreneur. Community Builder.

@xanadulife @heidi

Heidi Blackstock

Backcountry Skiier

POW Activist. Role Model @michelleparker

Michelle Parker

2x Olympian Skiier 🇳🇴

Business student & Freeride World Tour Athlete 


Hedvig Wessel

TV Host + Olympian

Dancing with the Stars Norway (Winner) + North Face Athlete @heleneolafsen

Helene Olafsen

Founder of Xanadu

Entrepreneur. Community Builder.

@xanadulife  @soundoffoc

Ryan Blackstock


Illustrator / Mtn Explorer 
Commissions + Prints & Originals


Kate Zessel

News Anchor

Journalist Sportscaster Filmmaker Tedx SpeakerDir/producer🎥: @plasticpdise

Angela Sun

POW Program Manager

Retired Pro Snowboarder + Program Manager at @ProtectOurWinters

Jake Black

Artist + Muralist



Marissa Quinn

Pro Skiier

Yoga + Fitness Coach




Ashley Battersby

Pro Snowboarder

POW Activist + Patagonia Ambassador 


Marie-France Roy

Entrepreneur + Athlete

Owner: @BPrsnt 

@SimplyStraws @ChanelleSladics

Cert: Yoga + WFR + Permaculture + Meditation 

Chanelle Sladics

Olympic Medalist

Pro Skiier⛷2X Olympian 🇨🇦 1X Medalist🥉


Kim Lamarre

Founder + Artist

Founder of @KeepABreast @NonToxicRev + @fit4prevention

Shaney Jo Darden

Athlete + Artist

for conservation and empowerment. Co-founder @SheJumps🦄 ShowingUP podcast @LynseyDyer

Lynsey Dyer

Swiss 2 x Olympic Snowboarder

Activist Vegan


Sina Candrian


Author Speaker Permaculture Farmer Brand


David Wolfe

Founder of Flavor Affinity

Special Events•Wedding Celebrations•Pop-Ups•Culinary Shenanigans 


Chef Jason Baker


Lead Singer Songwriter from Elephant Revival


Bonnie May Paine


Illuminate Yoga

Creative Director of my own Reality


Andrew Sealy

Legend Snowboarder

Equality Activist. Mom. Speaker


Tara Dakides

Founder of Static Climbing

Sewer Adventurist Entrepreneur


Taylor Carpenter