Support Staff

Denise Holland, Field, Logistics, and Outreach Manager


Denise Holland works as the Field, Logistics, and Outreach Manager for David Holland’s research team in New York and Abu Dhabi. She has been organizing and participating in Greenland expeditions for seven years, both at east and west coast locations. For the last several years, Holland has also organized a summer field school for New York University (NYU) undergraduate and graduate students. At NYU New York, she plays a principle role in the development of an Environmental Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (EFDL). Holding both a Business degree from Memorial University of Newfoundland and a French degree from McGill University, she is also currently completing an undergraduate degree in Art History from New York University.



Brian Rougeux, Field Safety Officer


Brian is the CSLC Field safety officer and a mountaineering guide and instructor. After completing a degree in outdoor education and wilderness leadership, Brian moved to Alaska and has been exploring remote mountains and glaciers ever since. He is currently in Vermont, ice climbing and learning how to Telemark ski.