About Eric Sophiea
Eric Sophiea founded Climbers Association of Southern Arizona in 2015 to build an empowered group of rock climbers who give back to the community. As president, Sophiea dedicates thousands of personal volunteer hours, managing all levels of the registered 501(c)(3) organization. He has forged collaborations with nonprofits and conservation agencies, including the Arizona Wilderness Coalition, Arizona Conservation Corps and the U.S. Forest Service. His nonprofit of choice is the Climbing Association of Southern Arizona.