Dr. Fridel was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is the son and grandson (paternal and maternal) of U.S. Steel steelworkers. Dr. Fridel has a lifelong love of hiking, back-packing and mountaineering, and has seen much of the United States due to his fervent love of the Grateful Dead and all things Jerry Garcia-related. These days, he enjoys trudging the road of happy destiny by spending his off-time traveling the world sharing meaningful experiences with his wife and school-aged daughter.
See Dr. Fridel’s Curriculum Vitae Here.