Greg "Pretzel" Hyzy

Visiting School Coordinator

Greg "Pretzel" Hyzy of Pali Institute

Hometown: Bradfordville, Florida

Education: B.F.A. in Fine Art from the University of West FloridaM.S. Applied Ecopsychology from Akamai UniversityAmerican Red Cross Instructor

Pretzel has had a passion for teaching for many years, first as a tutor in high school. In college, they taught undergraduate courses in exploring artistic visions and digital media. Pretzel was a water safety instructor in Tampa, Florida teaching all ages how to identify safety hazards and swim in bodies of water. Pretzel joined the Pali family January 1st of this year, continuing from the Pali Institute to Pali Adventures during the summer. Pretzel is now an instructor in CPR/AED/First Aid, Wilderness and Remote First Aid, and CPRPRO with the American Red Cross. Pretzel is finishing a graduate degree in Applied Ecopsychology, learning holistic therapeutic practices for healing with art and nature. They are excited to share their passionate nature with all students and staff here at Pali!