Nathan Gebhard, co-founder of Roadtrip Nation, serves as the organization’s chief experience and brand officer, responsible for the brand and overall experience of Roadtrip’s innovative career exploration products and services. He is a New York Times bestselling co-author of Roadmap, Roadtrip Nation’s how-to career guide for helping people answer the question, “What am I going to do with my life?”
Under his creative direction, Roadtrip Nation received an Emmy nomination for its long-running public television series and was awarded the 2014 Return on Education Innovation Award for Student Support presented by the ASU+GSV Summit. He has given a Google Talk, presented at SXSW and has been featured in the pages of USA Today, Fast Company, and Forbes magazine.
In high school, Nathan received the coveted “Excellence in Wood Shop” award. He went on to Orange Coast Community College before graduating from Pepperdine University with no idea what he was going to do in life. A roadtrip with his best friends helped him figure it out.