Missy Daley


Missy Daley graduated from Brigham Young University in 2006 with a Bachelor of Arts in Language Arts. She earned a Master of Arts in Education for Secondary Teacher Education in 2009. She taught at the Walden School of Liberal Arts in Provo, Utah from 2008 to 2012 before she joined the faculty of Mountain Heights Academy. She has experience teaching secondary English, social studies and elective courses, as well as integrated core subjects. She received the USDLA Excellence in Teaching/Training award in 2018.

The Legacy Team

The founders and leadership team of Legacy Outdoor Adventures bring together accomplishments and experience across the full spectrum of wilderness therapy.  Members of the team, led by Gil Hallows, Executive Director, and including Troy Faddis, Clinical Director, Ray Barlow, Admissions Director, and Derek Daley, marketing/admissions, have had a profound impact in defining the field of wilderness therapy.  Team members have played major roles developing effective wilderness programming, establishing risk management and clinical best practices, refining substance abuse treatment in the wilderness, and setting the standard for training professional field instructors and wilderness therapists.