I’m an avid hiker, world-explorer, entrepreneur, and an artist. My family immigrated to the US in the 90s from the Soviet Union. I spent my childhood summers mostly outdoors - hiking, camping, and swimming in frigid Russian lakes. As an adult, I’ve traveled across the world from Thailand to Iceland, exploring nature and hiking hundreds of miles across mountains, forests and deserts. In my normal life, I am a corporate executive, spending most of my time herding cats and manning a virtual zoo.


Rain Fire in Virginia

Rain Fire in Virginia

“Are you the one with the campfire last night?” asked a hiker in his late 50s as I was approaching a soggy clearing of a large campground. “That’s

Nov 11, 2021 : KatyaCreative