His name is Wade Wahlquist. He is married and have 6 children. Wade is an Eagle Scout and a Veteran of the Gulf War Era, serving 8 years in the Army. He graduated from the University of Utah with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology, a minor in psychology with a criminlogy certificate. Wade has graudated from Salt Lake Community College with an AAS in Nursing and also an AS.
During his nursing career, he have worked at the University of Utah ICU, ER, and Behavioral health. He is currently active in the ICU at Dixie Regional Hospital, and a member of their cardiac team. Wade believe that his experience as a nurse and a father has taught him compassion and understanding for the challenges youth face today. He feel that working with the awesome Starguides team will be a singularly unique experience, and one where he hope to make a positive difference in the lives of the young people they serve, and their families.
In his free time he enjoy mountain biking, working and playing with is wife and kids, scouting, outdoors , and sports.